Westminster Bank (originally Birkbeck Bank), Southampton Buildings, Chancery Lane, Holborn, London: close-up of the ornate stonework and Carraraware cladding of the entrance portico

RIBApix ref no RIBA56242
Architect/DesignerKnightley, Thomas Edward (1823 or 4-1905)
Artist/PhotographerLambert, Sam (1927-1981)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1896
Image Date1964
ViewExterior
StyleVictorian
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP369/55 (Lambert 64556/7
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This building was demolished in 1965 and replaced with a contemporary office development.

Subject tags

banks, entrances, cladding, capitals, columns, decorative stonework, terracotta