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National Westminster Bank, Wellington

Description: National Westminster Bank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 July 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 269970

OS Grid Reference: ST1389620550
OS Grid Coordinates: 313896, 120550
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9779, -3.2278

Location: South Street, Wellington, Somerset TA21 8AQ

Locality: Wellington
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA21 8AQ

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 12
(National Westminster Bank)
ST 1320 1/65

Very large mid Victorian bank in palazzo style. Set back slightly from its neighbours.
3 storeys. Red stone facings with ashlar dressings to upper floors, ashlar on
ground floor. End bays set back slightly. Elaborate eaves cornice with brackets.
Pantile roof. Sill band to 2nd floor with nailhead ornament and brackets. Panelled
sill band to lst floor. 6 windows, architraves to 2nd floor, panelled surrounds
with volute brackets and cornices to 1st floor. Sashes without glazing bars.
Cornices over rusticated ground floor with impost string, sill band and panelled
plinth. 4 tall round-headed windows in centre. Entrance with double doors under
round-headed fanlight to left. Similar larger entrance on right.

Nos 10 to 14 (even) form a group.

Listing NGR: ST1389620550

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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