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7, Upper King Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text

UPPER KING STREET
1.
5304
SK 5803 9/63 No 7
II GV
2.
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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