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Description: Midland Bank
Date Listed: 17 December 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 304712
OS Grid Reference: NZ2499764091
OS Grid Coordinates: 424997, 564091
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9708, -1.6110
NZ 2464 SE and NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE MOSLEY STREET
NZ 2564 SW (north side)
20/389 and 21/389 No. 27 (Midland Bank)
Bank, pre 1890 with 1890 entrance and left bays by W.L. Newcombe for North British
and Mercantile Assurance Co. in style of existing building. Sandstone ashlar with
pink granite plinth and door surrounds; roof not visible. 4 storeys, 5 bays and one
narrow bay set back at left. Granite surround to central double door, under panelled
stone head and fanlight, in rusticated sandstone door case with coved round arch;
large leaf brackets to balcony above set-back bay has double door in architrave
with pediment. Sash windows, tripartite in outer ground-floor bays, except for
third floor casements. Architraves to all floors, lugged on second and third.
Shell ornament in bracketed segmental pediments of first floor windows. Moulded
plinth; projecting quoins; guttae to long brackets of deep cornice. Plainer
first bay. Roof parapet has square balusters; central brick chimney.
Listing NGR: NZ2499764091
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Source: English Heritage
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