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IoE Number: 135846
Location: MARTINS BANK, 171 HIGH STREET (west side)
Photographer: Mr Stuart Goodall
Date Photographed: 19 July 2000
Date listed: 08 October 1981
Date of last amendment: 08 October 1981
Grade II

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1.HIGH STREET5239(west side)No 171(Barclays Bank Limited)

1. HIGH STREET 5239 (west side) No 171 (Barclays Bank Limited) SU 4111 3/150 II 2. Formerly Martins Bank. Circa 1900, probably by S Kelway Pope in a Neo-Jacobean style. Three storeys stone. Roof concealed by parapet with elaborate strapwork motifs and 4 obelisk-shaped finials. Second floor has 4 Corinthian engaged columns, the first floor has 4 Ionic engaged columns and the ground floor has 4 Roman Doric engaged columns. Friezes between floors, that between first and second floor having elaborate floral motifs. Three mullioned and transomed windows, the central one a bay. Left side round-headed arch to door, having keystone and spandrels decorated with cornucopiae.

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