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Lloyds Bank, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Lloyds Bank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 304515

OS Grid Reference: NZ2487863981
OS Grid Coordinates: 424878, 563981
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9698, -1.6129

Location: Collingwood Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 1HE

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 1HE

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Listing Text

(south side)

23/205 Nos. 9 to 17 odd
17/12/71 (Lloyds Bank)


Bank. 1890-91 by R.J. Johnson for Hodgkin, Barnet, Pease, Spence and Co.
Sandstone ashlar with pink granite plinth and doorcase; roof not visible. 3
storeys, 9 bays and set-back wings of 2 storeys and one bay; 4-storey 3-bay
right extension. Classical style. High ground floor has steps to central double
door in architrave within doorcase of rusticated fluted pilasters, frieze with
triglyphs and paterae, and carved tympanum in segmental pediment; high keystones,
voussoirs, and rusticated jambs to recessed ground-floor windows with sill band
and overhanging apron; Greek key frieze and dentilled cornice. Tall first-floor
windows have Gibbs surrounds and alternate pediments; architraves to second-floor
windows; all sashes with glazing bars. Top entablature has swag frieze and modill-
ions. Roof balustrade with ball finials and high urns at ends. Tall ashlar-
corniced brick chimneys. Lower set-back bays in similar style; right extension
has 2 windows on ground floor, 3 plain sashes on each floor above, in close
imitation of main block, under top pediment containing oculus.

Listing NGR: NZ2487863981

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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