British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

The Westminster Bank Ltd (Including South East Wing Behind, Facing on to the Car Park), Farnham

Description: The Westminster Bank Ltd (Including South East Wing Behind, Facing on to the Car Park)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 290817

OS Grid Reference: SU8398846871
OS Grid Coordinates: 483988, 146871
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2149, -0.7989

Location: 40 The Borough, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7ND

Locality: Farnham
Local Authority: Waverley Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU9 7ND

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Farnham, Surrey at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

(South East Side)

Nos 38 and 39
(The Westminster Bank Ltd)
(including south-east wing
behind, facing on to the
car park)
SU 8346 NE 5/108A
SU 8446 NW 6/108A


1865 [3 easternmost bays] and 1904 [2 westernmost bays]. This building closes
the vista down Castle Street from the north end and is listed for this reason.
3 storeys. 5 windows. Ground floor stuccoed, upper floors painted brick.
Stringcourses. Eaves bracket cornice and parapet. Windows in moulded architrave
surrounds with segmental heads and no glazing bars. The ground floor windows
are flanked by pilasters The 1st floor windows have pediments over, the 2nd
floor windows keystones.
Behind, at south-east end and facing west on to car park, a probably C17 range.
2 storeys and attic, Modern tile roof. Old brick front, partly refaced.
Southwards from north end: a projecting bay with one window only below; then
a bay of 2 storeys and attic with tile-hung gable, one attic window and dilapidated
windows below; to south again, and in recession; a much longer range with modern
brick above, old brick below. Cross shaped tie-plates. Timber-framing also
in east side of this wing.

The Borough front of the Bush Hotel and Nos 29 to 44 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: SU8401546888

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.