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Lloyds Bank, Glastonbury

Description: Lloyds Bank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 265916

OS Grid Reference: ST4990538952
OS Grid Coordinates: 349905, 138952
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1476, -2.7175

Location: High Street, Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 9DR

Locality: Glastonbury
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA6 9DR

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Lloyds Bank
ST 4938 7/141
1885. By G M Tilley. Tall neo-Gothic building dominating the George Hotel to
west. Ashlar. 3 storeys and attics. Twin gables with parapets and finials above
cornice with paterae and grotesque masks. Sill bands, stringcourses. Buttresses
with set-offs flank front. 2 small decorative openings in gables, shield with
swag and date 1885 between. 3 windows of 1 and 2-lights, all with roll mouldings
and cusped heads. Small bay in centre of 1st floor with crenellated parapet and
3 lights. Sash windows, no glazing bars. Foliated frieze over ground floor which
is divided into 5 bays by 1/2-shafts rising from moulded plinth. 2 Tudor lights
with crenellated transom to each bay. Arched entrance to right with foliated spandrels.
Pointed wooden door.
All the listed buildings from Crown Hotel to No 11 (North side) and Nos 2 to 10,
with No 12 (South side), and the Market Cross and Nos 6 to 9 (consec) Market Place
form an extremely important group.

Listing NGR: ST4990538962

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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