Survey Data

Reg No

30813023


Rating

Regional


Categories of Special Interest

Architectural Technical


Original Use

Bank/financial institution


In Use As

Bank/financial institution


Date

1880 - 1920


Coordinates

193804, 299604


Date Recorded

15/07/2003


Date Updated

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Description

End-of-terrace five-bay two-storey with attic bank, built c.1900, with single-storey porch to north-east. Mansard slate roof with pitched dormer windows and rendered chimneystacks. Cast-iron rainwater goods with hoppers. Rendered walls with quoins. Ashlar limestone bankfront with pilaster with carved capitals and fascia with dentil course. Replacement uPVC and timber windows with cast-iron geometric window guards to ground floor. Timber panelled doors and decorative overlights.

Appraisal

This bank on the Main Street of Carrick-on-Shannon is imposing within the town. The mansard roof is an interesting addition within a roofscape of pitched roofs. The well-executed and finely-carved limestone bankfront is representative of fine craftmanship.