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25-26 COMMERCIAL STREET, NEWPORT

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NPRN 411303

Map Reference ST38NW

Grid Reference ST31158800

Unitary (Local) Authority Newport

Old County Monmouthshire

Community Stow Hill

Type of Site BANK (FINANCIAL)

Broad Class COMMERCIAL

Period 19th Century

Site Description Built circa 1890 as the former Metropolitan Bank, this is a four storey corner block building built from Bathstone with some Pennant stone. It also has a Portland stone ground floor. There is a corner bay of three windows with lead steeple with small windows and the first floor has a central oriel window. On the ground floor, there is a later Portland stone front in simple Classical style with a deep cornice and alternating paired and single Tuscan half-columns.

Source:- Cadw listed buildings, NJR 29/07/2010

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