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Midland Bank and Bank Chambers

A Grade II Listed Building in Penistone, Barnsley

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5262 / 53°31'34"N

Longitude: -1.6303 / 1°37'49"W

OS Eastings: 424605

OS Northings: 403341

OS Grid: SE246033

Mapcode National: GBR KW1N.VP

Mapcode Global: WHCBP.XMVM

Entry Name: Midland Bank and Bank Chambers

Listing Date: 27 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286793

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334093

Location: Penistone, Barnsley, S36

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Penistone

Built-Up Area: Penistone

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Penistone St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

PENISTONE ST. MARY'S STREET,
SE20SW (north side)

3/63 Midland Bank and
Bank Chambers

GV II

Bank, shop and offices. Late C19. Coursed squared rubble with ashlar
dressings. Westmorland slate roof. Two storeys and attic. An ordered but
asymmetrical curving facade of 10 bays on a corner site. All door and window
openings are elliptical-arched. The central 3 bays, on the corner, are
symmetrical with a central door with moulded surround. To each side is a
large shop window with elaborate spandrel treatment and joggled lintel. The
left 4 bays have a doorway to each side, that to left more elaborate with
pilaster jambs, pulvinated frieze and triangular pediment. Between the doors
are 2 windows, as before but smaller and plainer. The 3 bays to right are
simpler with a 3-light window with elliptical-headed lights, and 2 doorways.
Two moulded cornices between floors. 1st-floor windows are of two and three
lights as before, and a single central light. The left 2 bays are surmounted
by a shaped gable with an ashlar stack at apex. The right 2 bays are
surmounted by a plainer gable with finial. Curved roof. Three gabled
dormers. Several stone stacks with ashlar strings and cornices.
An important corner site.


Listing NGR: SE2460503341

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