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Yorkshire Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Barnsley

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5529 / 53°33'10"N

Longitude: -1.4812 / 1°28'52"W

OS Eastings: 434470

OS Northings: 406381

OS Grid: SE344063

Mapcode National: GBR LW3C.43

Mapcode Global: WHDCQ.6YYM

Entry Name: Yorkshire Bank

Listing Date: 13 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191723

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333731

Location: Barnsley, S70

County: Barnsley

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Barnsley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Barnsley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE3406SW BARNSLEY MARKET HILL
(east side),
Barnsley
9/44 Yorkshire Bank
GV II
Bank. Dated 1903. Ashlar. Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys. Free Classical
style. 3 bays to Market Hill, one corner bay, 7 bays to Eldon Street. The
main doorway is in the corner bay and has small cartouche over with initials
"Y P B" (Yorkshire Penny Bank). Over the doorway is a lst-floor oriel 3-light
window whose roof extends through the 2nd floor and is surmounted by an enriched
plaque bearing the date in raised letters. Above this, breaking through the
eaves, is a clock turret with broken pediment supported on tapering pilasters
which flank the clock. Market Hill elevation:left bay projects slightly and
rises as a gabled dormer. Large ground-floor windows with quoins and later
glazing. Ground floor fascia has bays marked by enriched pedimented cartouches.
Paired lst- and 2nd-floor windows all square-headed, those to 1st floor with
cambered arches above and central colonnettes. Bays 1, 2, 6 and 7 of the Eldon
Street elevation are similar; bays 3, 4 and 5 are the same but windows are in
triple groups. Deep parapets. Tall stacks.


Listing NGR: SE3447006381

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