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Description: Lloyds Bank
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
NZ 2463 ME NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE COLLINGWOOD STREET
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
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Source: English Heritage
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