This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
DEWSBURY CB MARKET PLACE SE 2421 NE (Dewsbury)
8/76 Midland Bank 18/11/77
Bank building in Italianate style. Circa 1900. Ashlar, rusticated to ground and 1st floors. Hipped pantile roof with tall, bracketed ashlar stacks. 3 storeys. 4 bays, each of 2 windows, separated by rusticated pilasters. Entablature to each floor. Balustraded parapet with dies and urns on moulded eaves cornice on paired consoles.
Entrance to left and right, the former with segmental pediment on elongated and enriched consoles. Ground floor slender windows are segmental-headed and these and doorways have elaborate elongated keystones supporting the bracketed cornice over. Paired, round-arched 1st floor windows with elaborately carved spandrels, with rich foliage around two human and 2 rams heads. Below in the panel between the paired lights, carved foliage and flowers and two rams heads and two lions heads. Smaller, segmental-arched 2nd floor windows.
Listing NGR: SE2457121780
© Mr Richard Turner. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Turner, Richard
Rights Holder: Turner, Richard
Ashlar, Pantile, Victorian Bank (Financial), 20th Century Commercial
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