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Barclays Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Rochester, Medway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3903 / 51°23'25"N

Longitude: 0.5034 / 0°30'12"E

OS Eastings: 574275

OS Northings: 168673

OS Grid: TQ742686

Mapcode National: GBR PPN.N4C

Mapcode Global: VHJLT.PB00

Entry Name: Barclays Bank

Listing Date: 2 December 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299323

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173041

Location: Medway, ME1

County: Medway

Electoral Ward/Division: Rochester West

Built-Up Area: Rochester

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Rochester St Peter Parish Centre

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

ROCHESTER HIGH STREET
TQ 7468
7/111 No 39 (Barclays
Bank)
GV II
Bank. Circa 1900. Mainly brick, the facade of ashlar limestone,
rusticated to ground floor, with some polished granite dressings.
Free Jacobean Renaissance style. 3 storeys. Almost symmetrical
3 bay front; ground floor under cornice supported by granite
pilaster and 2 Ionic columns; 2 large windows (with glazing bars)
and doorway (to right, projecting to line of cornice) all under
round-headed arches with raised voussoirs. 1st floor: bowed
oriels to side bays with plate glass horned sashes, divided from
central widow (deeply recessed under segmental pediment) by
Corinthian pilasters. 2nd floor: sash windows under pediments
on console brackets. Balustraded parapet, the central bay raised
to accommodate 2 round-headed attic windows under a segmental
pediment. Brick and stacks. Interior: banking hall with ribbed
ceiling and modillion cornice; to the rear and set high, 6
windows with Art Nouveau patterned glass divided by squat
Composite piers.


Listing NGR: TQ7428868678

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