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National Westminster Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton Deane, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0148 / 51°0'53"N

Longitude: -3.1035 / 3°6'12"W

OS Eastings: 322684

OS Northings: 124513

OS Grid: ST226245

Mapcode National: GBR M1.J7KD

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.DQT

Entry Name: National Westminster Bank

Listing Date: 4 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1276967

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269736

Location: Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Town: Taunton Deane

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Manor and Wilton

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

1. FORE STREET
5365
(West Side)
National Westminster
Bank & No 25A
ST 2224 NE 9/255
ST 2224 SE 11/255

II GV


2.
One large bank building with front curved into Corporation Street. Dated 1857
in panel to right of Fore Street front. 3 storeys. Ashlar. Slate roof. Deep
cornice with brackets, parapet. Banded pilasters to curved corner and Corporation
Street elevations only. 12 windows (7 towards Fore Street). Moulded architrave
surrounds, mixture of plain cornices and segmental pediments on consoles over 1st
floor windows. Sill band under 1st floor, cornice over ground floor. Ground floor
openings (corresponding with windows above) have round heads, impost stringcourse
and carved keystones. Sashes without glazing bars. 2 entrances on Fore Street
With double 4-panel doors. 2 storey extension to left on Corporation Street.

No 1A Billet Street, No 66 The County Hotel, the Brendon Bar and No "8ยจ East Street,
form an important group with the listed buildings in Cheapside, Fore Street and the
Parade.


Listing NGR: ST2268424513

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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