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© Mr Stuart Goodall

IoE Number: 135843
Location: PREMISES OCCUPIED BY NATIONAL PROVINCIAL BANK, 129 HIGH STREET (west side)
  SOUTHAMPTON, SOUTHAMPTON, HAMPSHIRE
Photographer: Mr Stuart Goodall
Date Photographed: 19 July 2000
Date listed: 14 February 1969
Date of last amendment: 08 October 1981
Grade II*

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1. HIGH STREET 5239 (west side) No 129 (National Westminster Bank Ltd) (formerly listed as No 129 (premises occupied by National Provincial Bank) SU 4111 3/147 SU 4211 4/147 14.2.69 II* 2. 1867 by John Gibson in an Italionate style. Narrow main frontage to High Street of 3 bays. Long return elevation of 7 bays to St Michael's Street. Faced in varied stonework with brown to white tints. Two storeys attics and basement. Roof concealed behind raised parapet with circular of fretwork and central dormer with curved pediment over. Bracketted cornice and frieze. End rusticated quoins. Sashes to first floor with moulded architraves and elaborate panels beneath. Ground floor windows are round-headed with keystones. Round-headed recessed entrance to frontage flanked by engaged Ionic columns supporting entablature hood on scroll brackets with large sculptured coat of arms above incorporating statuary of female figures, lions and swags. The interior has an entrance foyer with round-arched coffered ceiling and massive composite columns.

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