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NATIONAL WESTMINSTER BANK

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: NATIONAL WESTMINSTER BANK

List entry Number: 1064599

Location

NATIONAL WESTMINSTER BANK, 1, PRINCE'S STREET EC2

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Greater London Authority

District: City and County of the City of London

District Type: London Borough

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Nov-1977

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 199695

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

PRINCE'S STREET EC2 1. 5002 (West Side) No 1 (National Westminster Bank) TQ 3281 SE 10/N/36

II GV

2. 1929 by Sir Edwin Cooper. Classical, stone, 5 storeys and 2 attics, the upper one recessed. High channelled base with Doric frieze and cornice; large round-headed vermiculated openings with big scrolled keystones, rectangular niches with statues. Mezzanine above cornice. 5 storey channelled antae over, recessed 5-bay centres between with giant detached Corinthian columns, bracketed cornice over. Plain attic storey with simple parapet. High recessed upper attic with band of swag decoration and simple coping. Corner of Prince's Street and Mansion House Street, statuary group of 5 figures. Corner of St Mildred's Court, City Corporation plaque, "Mrs Elizabeth Fry 1780-1845 Prison Reformer lived here 1800-1809".

Listing NGR: TQ3266981136

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National Grid Reference: TQ 32671 81138

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