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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: 1072736

Location

NATIONAL WESTMINSTER BANK, QUEEN STREET
NATIONAL WESTMINSTER BANK, TOWN HALL SQUARE

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

County: Lancashire

District: Hyndburn

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Mar-1984

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 183879

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

GREAT HARWOOD QUEEN STREET and SD 73 SW TOWN HALL SQUARE 2/76 National Westminster Bank - GV II

Bank, c.1900, originally branch of Manchester and County Bank. Ashlar, with slate roof and copper-clad dome. In free Jacobean style. Two facades, hinged on a chamfered corner surmounted at roof level by an octagonal turret surrounded at the top by 2-light stone mullion windows, with corner colonnettes carrying a copper dome. Both facades have a dentilled string course and a cornice with egg-and-dart decoration, both end in a gabled attic with finials and a mullioned window; both have a multiple light transomed 1st floor window with Ionic pilasters to jambs and mullions, both have cornices to these and other windows (which are double-tiered); and both have low attic dormers. At ground floor the Queen Street facade has a doorway with decorated surround, oval fanlight and corniced canopy on large moulded consoles; the other facade has mullion and transom windows.

Listing NGR: SD7323232247

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National Grid Reference: SD 73232 32247

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