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Midland Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Shildon, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6324 / 54°37'56"N

Longitude: -1.6478 / 1°38'52"W

OS Eastings: 422831

OS Northings: 526422

OS Grid: NZ228264

Mapcode National: GBR JGYW.15

Mapcode Global: WHC58.NTJL

Entry Name: Midland Bank

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121500

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112192

Location: Shildon, County Durham, DL4

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Shildon

Built-Up Area: Shildon

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Shildon

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text



NZ 22 NW SHILDON MAIN STREET
(East side)

4/75 No. 4 (Midland Bank)


II

Bank. Dated 1899 on doorway to right return. Ashlar sandstone ground floor
and dressings. First floor and returns of narrow red brick in English garden
wall bond. Graduated green slate roof with brick chimneys. Arts and Crafts
style with Art Nouveau details.

2-storey front of 4 narrow bays has low plinth. Moulded, Tudor-arched doorway,
in right bay, and rectangular panel above with carved foliage relief. Three
4-light hollow-chamfered, mullioned windows, with double transoms, to left.
Entablature with wide frieze above. First floor has a pair of 4-light mullioned-
and-transomed windows. Steeply-pitched roof has coped gable parapets and
overhanging eaves. End chimneys, rising from external stacks on return walls,
have entablatures with wide friezes.

Triple-gabled right return. Right bay has moulded doorway under segmental arch
with shaped, dated lintel. Scattered 2- and 4-light windows. Brattished
section of bracketed gutter beneath small, central gable. Left gable has
external stack on mid-wall corbel, with recessed, round-arched panel.
(The Architects were "Brierley and Rutherford of York and the building was
originally used for the York and County Bank).


Listing NGR: NZ2283126422

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