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1, BELVOIR STREET (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6334 / 52°38'0"N

Longitude: -1.1304 / 1°7'49"W

OS Eastings: 458948

OS Northings: 304313

OS Grid: SK589043

Mapcode National: GBR FHK.DW

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.L2XH

Entry Name: 1, BELVOIR STREET (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183651

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188648

Location: Leicester, LE1

County: City of Leicester

Unitary Authority Ward: Castle

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester Holy Trinity with St John the Divine

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

GRANBY STREET
1.
5304
(South West Side)
Nos 21 and 23
SK 5804 SE 3/244
II
2.
Including No 1 Belvoir Street.
1898 by Goddard and Co. Ashler. Three storeys and attic. Corner site
with elevations to Belvoir Street and Granby Street. Both sides have
continuous modern shops to ground floor. Above first and second floors
three windows bays. First floor divided by paired rusticated Ionic columns
supporting entablature with pulvinated frieze and segmental arch pediments
over columns. First floor windows round headed sashes with keyblocks,
Ionic pilasters, centre Venetian. Above to second floor three-light and
5-light windows divided by Ionic pilasters with carvings of the nine muses
between in shell-head niches. Corner rounded first floor with three round-arch
lights bay with segment of stone dome in second floor which is coved and
rusticated. Left-hand end of Belvoir Street elevation rusticated topped
by stone domed cupola. Slate mansard roof with semi-circular arched dormers
and chimneys with cornices.


Listing NGR: SK5894804313

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