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National Westminster Bank

A Grade II* Listed Building in Central, Liverpool

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4064 / 53°24'23"N

Longitude: -2.9913 / 2°59'28"W

OS Eastings: 334197

OS Northings: 390410

OS Grid: SJ341904

Mapcode National: GBR 72N.YW

Mapcode Global: WH877.0MVY

Entry Name: National Westminster Bank

Listing Date: 28 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205939

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213843

Location: Liverpool, L2

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Liverpool Our Lady and St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

SJ 3490 SW CASTLE STREET
(west side)
L2

52/223 Nos 20 to 26
28.6.52 (even)
(National
Westminster
Bank)

G.V. II


Bank building. 1899-1902. Norman Shaw. Granite, striped
yellow and grey, with terracotta window dressings, slate
roof. 4 main storeys with mezzanine and attics, 5 bays.
Large round-arched entrance, banded and rusticated with a
cornice/string. The upper floors have small-paned windows
in moulded terracotta architraves (with cornices to first
floor, keystones to top floor). Rich top cornice with
dentils, egg and dart, and modillions. 2 storeys of dormers
on roof, the lower ones with segmental pediments. Large
gable stacks and central axial stack. Fine interior,
circular, with centre round lantern, radiating coffered and
carved panels with painted swags of fruits, rich frieze and
cornice, 8 triple pilasters striped with green marble, oval
medallions etc.


Listing NGR: SJ3419590414

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