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1, Belvoir Street (See Details for Further Address Information), Leicester

Description: 1, Belvoir Street (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 188648

OS Grid Reference: SK5894804313
OS Grid Coordinates: 458948, 304313
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6334, -1.1304

Location: Belvoir Street, Leicester LE1 6SL

Locality: Leicester
County: Leicester
Country: England
Postcode: LE1 6SL

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Listing Text

(South West Side)
Nos 21 and 23
SK 5804 SE 3/244
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

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

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