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Description: Old Bank House
Date Listed: 28 July 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 256970
OS Grid Reference: SO3236689028
OS Grid Coordinates: 332366, 289028
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4950, -2.9976
SO 3289 BISHOP'S CASTLE C.P. MARKET SQUARE (north side)
11/60 Old Bank House
House, now flats. Mid- to late-C18 with early-C19 alterations and
addition. Red brick with coursed limestone rubble plinth and hipped
slate roof. Square plan. 3 storeys. Plinth, and deep eaves; integral
stack at front off-centre to right, C19 semi-integral end stack to left
and stack to right at rear. 3 bays; glazing bar sashes with gauged
brick heads, blind in right-hand bay; central C20 six-panelled door
with 8-part rectangular overlight, pilastered surround, and consoles
supporting triangular-pedimented hood. 3-bay south front. One storey
red brick early-C19 addition to north with deep eaves to hipped slate
roof, glazing bar sash to left and C20 six-panelled door to right,
both with cement-rendered lintels. Interior: early- to mid-C18 dog-
leg staircase rising 2 storeys with open string, shaped tread-ends,
turned balusters (2 per tread), ramped moulded handrail, and fluted
Corinthian columns as newel posts.
Listing NGR: SO3236689028
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Source: English Heritage
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