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Lloyds Bank lloyd's Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in St Matthew's, Walsall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5844 / 52°35'3"N

Longitude: -1.9823 / 1°58'56"W

OS Eastings: 401293

OS Northings: 298510

OS Grid: SP012985

Mapcode National: GBR 2F2.5G

Mapcode Global: WHBG1.J97K

Entry Name: Lloyds Bank lloyd's Bank

Listing Date: 31 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076388

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219050

Location: Walsall, WS1

County: Walsall

Electoral Ward/Division: St Matthew's

Built-Up Area: Walsall

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Walsall St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

WALSALL MB THE BRIDGE
SP 0198 NW
SP 0198 SW

13/15 Lloyd's Bank
15/15
- II
Bank. c1900. Limestone ashlar with slate roof. Baroque style. Three
storeys, with five bays facing Park Street, four facing The Bridge and
one diagonally across the corner. Ground floor rusticated, with cornice,
windows with round heads and keystones, and cartouches between bays under
the cornice. Upper storeys separated by giant Corinthian pilasters. Each
bay contains a recessed two-storey canted bay window with pilasters as
mullions, sashes with glazing bars, a first floor cornice, and a second
floor pediment. The diagonal bay is blank on the first and second floors
and has a carving of a beehive. Balustrade above modillion cornice. Door-
ways in third bay facing The Bridge, with round head, and in left-hand bay
facing Park Stret, with pediment. Shown on a photograph taken by Billy
Meikle, c1910, and in an earlier photograph which shows both the bank and
the predecessor of the present building, dated 1904, on the corner of
Park Street and Bradford Street. (Lewis, M: Walsall in Old Picture Postcards,
1982).


Listing NGR: SP0129398510

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