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Dumfries, 8 English Street, Bank Of Scotland

Bank (Financial) (19th Century)

Site Name Dumfries, 8 English Street, Bank Of Scotland

Classification Bank (Financial) (19th Century)

Canmore ID 179873

Site Number NX97NE 361

NGR NX 97317 76021

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/179873

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  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Dumfries
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Nithsdale
  • Former County Dumfries-shire

Site Management (16 August 2011)

Italianate bank, 3 storeys, 5 bays. Red ashlar, shallow channel-jointed throughout except base course and 1st floor apron area. Large 1st floor window with stout cast-iron lintel. Red Ground floor has arched windows with keyblocks, Corinthian-columned and balustraded porch right with pulvinated laurel frieze, arched door. 1st floor windows architraved with pulvinated laurel friezes, 2nd floor windows segmental-headed with ante-fixae recessed between. Bracketted cornice, balustraded parapet with finialled dies. Single-pane sashes. End stacks; concealed roof. (Historic Scotland)

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