British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Old Hall, Leicester

Description: Old Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 January 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 188608

OS Grid Reference: SK5998201568
OS Grid Coordinates: 459982, 301568
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6086, -1.1156

Location: Knighton Road, Leicester LE2 3WH

Locality: Leicester
County: Leicester
Country: England
Postcode: LE2 3WH

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SK 50 SE 17/142 5.1.50 Old Hall
On right: early C18, red brick with stone quoins, parapet with stone coping
and moulded brick panels. Stone bands. Two storeys. Four windows with
moulded stone architraves with keyblocks, tall sashes with glazing bars.
Late C18 splayed bay to ground floor. This early C18 part encases late
C16 core with fragment of fireplace and chimney, also C18 staircase with
toned balusters. On left: late C18 or early C19, possibly by John Johnson,
two storeys, two windows, three-light rushes with segmental brick arches,
semi-circular open porch with two Tuscan columns, interior drawing room
with tall niches in end wall. Far left: Modern single storey wing. At
rear: C17, roughcast, slate roof, three gables, two storeys, and attic,
wood mullion/transom windows with glazing bars, doorcase with shouldered
architrave and pulvinated frieze.

Listing NGR: SK5998201568

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.