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National Westminster Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Leicester, City of Leicester

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Latitude: 52.6342 / 52°38'3"N

Longitude: -1.1318 / 1°7'54"W

OS Eastings: 458857

OS Northings: 304406

OS Grid: SK588044

Mapcode National: GBR FHK.3L

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.L18V

Entry Name: National Westminster Bank

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074046

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188645

Location: Leicester, LE1

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester Holy Trinity with St John the Divine

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

(South West Side)
SK 5804 SE 3/242 Nos 1 and 3
Including 2 Horsefair Street (National Westminster Bank).
1870. Architect Millican. Italianate style. Yellow brick with stone
dressings. Three storeys. Corner site. Granby Street elevation six
windows, Horsefair Street eight windows. Ground floor tall windows in
moulded architraves with sill aprons with cornice on large console brackets.
First floor moulded architraves and sill band. Over first floor large
modillion cornice. Round arch second floor windows with keyblocks and
continuous impost mould. Balustraded parapet with urns at corners. Chamfered
quoins. Curved corner : ground and first floors rusticated and entrance
with rectangular fanlight and very large console brackets supporting cornice
with shallow balustered balcony to first floor three-light window. Large
modern shop at ground floor right of Horsefair Street elevation.

Listing NGR: SK5885704405

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