First National Bank

Erf 9474 

Address

Plein Street cnr Andringa Street cnr Dorpsteeg 

Date built

post-War 

Use

Bank 

Style

Georgian Revival 

Architectual period

Post-war  

Type of building

Commercial 

General evaluation

Contributing 

Suggested grading

IIIC 

Present NHRA protection

 

Zoning

 

Date of survey

November 2009 

Reference no.

12.23 

Description

"Double storey building with straight parapet above projecting cornice with Spanish tile capping, and rock faced ashlar stone plinth and architrave. Corner slightly recessed, with plaster moulding over panelled double doors with ornate fanlights. Ornate panelled side doors in Andringa St with carved stone architrave and tall 20x20 sash above. All joinery teak: 12x12 sashes to first floor and 16x16 sashes with panelled half-shutters to ground floor. Modern double storey extension in Andringa St with 12x12 sashes to first floor, rusticated plinth and double storey concrete screen" 

History

 

Alterations

Addition on Andringa St: see description 

Social History

 


Significance in terms of NHRA

 
Very
Significant
Significant
Some
Significance
No
Significance
Not
Assessed
Historical
 
 
 
 
 
Rarity
 
 
 
 
 
Aesthetical
 
 
 
 
 
Technological
 
 
 
 
 
Cultural
 
 
 
 
 
Social History
 
 
 
 
 
Slave History
 
 
 
 
 

Circa

post 1950 

Admin area

Stellenbosch 

Allotment

Stellenbosch 

Linked to erf/erven

 

Linked address

 

NHRA protection

 

Environment

 

Sect 27.2 Is the building/site a Provinical Heritage Site?
 
Sect 27.3 Is the building/site a Previous National Monument?
 
Sect 28 Will any dev affect the prot or views of or from a Gr 1 or Gr 2 site?
 
Sect 34 Is the building/structure older than 60 years?
 
Sect 35 Is the site a declared archeological/palaeontological site?
 
Sect 36 Does the site contain any graves or is it a burial ground?
 
Sect 37 Does the site contain any public monuments or memorials?
 


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