MIDLAND BANK

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1226603
Date first listed:
05-Feb-1970
Statutory Address:
MIDLAND BANK, 196, PICCADILLY W1

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
MIDLAND BANK, 196, PICCADILLY W1

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
City of Westminster (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 29367 80512

Details

TQ 2980 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER PICCADILLY Wl 70/82 (south side) 5.2.70 No 196 (Midland Bank) GV II* Midland bank branch office on corner of St. James's Churchyard. 1922-23 by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Witty Wrenaissance-English Baroque design for relatively small building. Red brick and lavish stone dressings, slate roof, on square plan. 2 storeys. 3 windows wide. Semicircular arched and rusticated stone entrance, with mezzanine, to left,balanced to right by similar archway enclosing niche. Architraved flush framed glazing bar sash window between. Stone entablature over ground floor. 1st floor, with glazing bar sash windows, has richly carved stone festoons. Stone cornice set below eaves of pyramidal slate roof finished off by ball and vane. Similar details to east return to churchyard. Survey of London; vol XXIX

Listing NGR: TQ2936780512

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
423866
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Survey of London' in The Parish of St James Westminster Part 1 South of Piccadilly: Volumes 29 and 30, , Vol. 29, (1960)

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 12 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/05559/10
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Stephen Hodgson. Source Historic England Archive
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