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National Westminster Bank, City of London

Description: National Westminster Bank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 November 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 199695

OS Grid Reference: TQ3267181138
OS Grid Coordinates: 532671, 181138
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5136, -0.0895

Location: St Mildred's Court, City of London, EC2R 8 EC2R 8AE

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC2R 8AE

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Listing Text

5002 (West Side)
No 1
(National Westminster Bank)
TQ 3281 SE 10/N/36


1929 by Sir Edwin Cooper. Classical, stone, 5 storeys and 2 attics, the upper
one recessed. High channelled base with Doric frieze and cornice; large round-headed vermiculated openings with big scrolled keystones, rectangular niches with statues. Mezzanine above cornice. 5 storey channelled antae over, recessed 5-bay centres between with giant detached Corinthian columns, bracketed cornice over. Plain attic storey with simple parapet. High recessed upper attic with band of swag decoration and simple coping. Corner of Prince's Street and Mansion House Street, statuary group of 5 figures. Corner of St Mildred's Court, City Corporation plaque, "Mrs Elizabeth Fry 1780-1845 Prison Reformer lived here 1800-1809".

Listing NGR: TQ3266981136

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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