Town Survey Update 1998/2001:

Bank Street: Sheet eleven

Building(s): 6, 8 & 10

History:

No. 6 – Home Market

Nos. 8 & 10 – Pauline Lovell

Current Use:

6 8 10 12 bank st f18

No. 6 – Myrrh

6 8 10 12 bank st F19

Nos. 8 & 10 – Great Haul of China

Description:

These two shops have been inserted into the ground floor of the former Methodist school hall. The shop fronts themselves are small and neat and nos. 8 & 10 have a plain, well-lettered fascia.

Both sides of no. 6 and the right hand side of nos. 8 & 10 have rendered quoins designed to match those of the original building.

The first floor and roof are almost unchanged from the original building. The walls consist of ragstone rubble and there are five sets of paired lancet windows.

Comment:

Importance: A/B

Not included in previous survey.