Midland Bank

29 Jun 2002
Midland Bank, 15 King Street, Wigton, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7 9EP
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

NY 2548 WIGTON KING STREET (North side) Wigton

14/75 No 15 (Midland Bank)


House now bank. Mid C18. Painted stucco with modillioned cornice on moulded plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with rebuilt brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 4 bays with further bay to right over archway. 5 steps to 4-panel door in dentilled and ornamented pedimented Doric doorcase with panelled reveals.

Sash windows with glazing bars in painted stone architraves, those on ground floor with dentilled cornices. Segmental archway has alternate block surrounds, the lower part with cast-iron bollards to prevent wear. Side wall under archway has lintel of earlier house over window inscribed I. & F.B. 1674 with coat of arms. C20 extension to rear is not of interest.

Listing NGR: NY2551548432


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1630 IOE Records taken by Geoff Prestwich; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Geoff Prestwich. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Prestwich, Geoff

Rights Holder: Prestwich, Geoff


Cast Iron, Slate, Stucco, Georgian House, Monument (By Form), Domestic, Dwelling, Steps, Transport, Pedestrian Transport Site, Bank (Financial), Commercial, Bollard, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Street Furniture, Coat Of Arms, Commemorative, Commemorative Monument