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Description: National Westminster Bank
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304717
OS Grid Reference: NZ2502764069
OS Grid Coordinates: 425027, 564069
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9706, -1.6106
NZ 2564 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE ST. NICHOLAS' CHURCHYARD
21/393 No. 10
The rear of No. 26 Mosley Street (q.v.).
NZ 2564 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE MOSLEY STREET
21/393 (south side)
12.11.65 No. 26 (National
Bank. 1870-72 by Gibson for National Provincial Bank. Vermiculate sandstone base-
ment; sandstone ashlar with pink granite nook shafts to ground floor openings;
Welsh slate roof. Palladian style. Corner building. Basement sloping down to
left on hill; 3 storeys, 5 bays and entrance bay set back at right. Rusticated
ground has central door with overlight in pedimented doorcase; and in entrance
bay, doors in lugged architrave with BANK CHAMBERS incised above. Ground
floor round-headed fixed lights with archivolts, impost and sill strings and
panelled band beneath. Pedimented Ionic aedicules to first-floor sashes; architraves
to those second floor in giant Roman Doric order. Frieze to Mosley Street on
right inscribed NATIONAL PROVINCIAL BANK OF ENGLAND MDCCLXXI; to Dean Street on
left return THE NATIONAL PROVINCIAL BANK OF ENGLAND LIMD ESTABLISHED MDCCXXXIII.
High blocking course and tall, corniced, ashlar chimneys. Rear of No.10 St. Nicholas
Listing NGR: NZ2502764069
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Source: English Heritage
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