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Latitude: 52.6287 / 52°37'43"N
Longitude: -1.1317 / 1°7'54"W
OS Eastings: 458870
OS Northings: 303786
OS Grid: SK588037
Mapcode National: GBR FHM.4L
Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.L6B4
Entry Name: 7, Upper King Street
Listing Date: 14 March 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1299675
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188823
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
UPPER KING STREET
SK 5803 9/63 No 7
Early C19. Similar in build to Nos 1, 3 and 5 but with large later slated
mansard roof with gabled ends and three segmental pedimented dormers.
Stuccoed front with parapet, and cornice which is continued from Nos 1,
3 and 5. Stucco. Two storeys and attic. Four windows. Pilasters at
ends and centre with anthemion ornament, and moulded cornice breaking
forward over pilasters. Moulded string course at first floor level.
All windows sashes with glazing bars, in moulded shouldered architraves.
Doorway with moulded shouldered architrave and cornice on console brackets,
modern glazed door and rectangular fanlight. Behind red brick, at side
irregular fenestration of sashes with tall round-head stair window.
Nos 1 to 29 (odd) and No 8 Tower Street form a group.
Listing NGR: SK5887003786
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