BARCLAYS BANK

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1126591

Date first listed: 10-Feb-1969

Statutory Address: BARCLAYS BANK, 11 AND 12, OLD MARKET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: BARCLAYS BANK, 11 AND 12, OLD MARKET

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Fenland (District Authority)

Parish: Wisbech

National Grid Reference: TF 46044 09739

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

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Page 97 Item number 6/225 10.2.69

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WISBECH OLD MARKET TF 4609 (East Side) 6/225 Nos. 11 and 12 (Barclays Bank) GV II

Bank built 1878 by Boardman of Norwich. Florentine Renaissance design. Red brick with stone dressings. Hipped slate roof with end stacks. Two storeys. Deep, moulded stone cornice, stone band and plinth with rusticated quoins. Five first floor hung sash windows with shouldered, segmental architraves with keystone. Large central three-light window divided by colunns on stone cill with round-headed arches and keystones. Two windows above main entrance to right hand and larger balancing window to left hand. Double, panelled doors. Interior has original panelling to walls, and central, large oval-planned counters. Ceiling divided by plastered beams with bands of guilloche decoration. Contemporary facade to north wing of five 'bays' and three storeys; original building possibly C18. Pevsner, Buildings in England, p.499.

Listing NGR: TF4604409739

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 48432

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Cambridgeshire, (1970), 499

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