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Description: Campbell Insurance
National Westminster Bank
Date Listed: 1 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 288939
OS Grid Reference: SU9981749512
OS Grid Coordinates: 499817, 149513
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2361, -0.5716
SU 9949NE GUILDFORD HIGH STREET
5/77 Nos. 151 and 153
1/5/53 (National Westminster
Bank and Campbell
House, now bank and offices. C18 with C20 alterations on the ground floor. Stone
on ground floor, red header-bond brick above with plain-tiled roof obscured by stone-
coped parapet. Three storeys with stacks to rear. Plat band to base of panelled
parapet with Portland stone cornice above. Four bay front with 12-pane glazing-bar
sash fenestration under gauged-brick, keystoned heads. Four C20 windows on each of
the upper floors, three large fixed windows on the ground floor with alternating
piers composed of four thin pilaster strips under acanthus and anthemion caps.
Triglyph frieze across the ground floor with classical roundel motifs in metopes.
Shallow balcony projects over the ground floor with hanging sign projecting to end.
Doors to right end.
Rear:- Gabled and weatherboard range to left with tripartite sash window, white
boarded range at first floor right angles.
Listing NGR: SU9981549515
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Source: English Heritage
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