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2-6, Guildhall Lane, Leicester

Description: 2-6, Guildhall Lane

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 July 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 188650

OS Grid Reference: SK5854704490
OS Grid Coordinates: 458547, 304490
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6350, -1.1363

Location: 12 Guildhall Lane, Leicester LE1 5FQ

Locality: Leicester
County: Leicester
Country: England
Postcode: LE1 5FQ

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 2 to 6 (even)
SK 5804 SE 3/45 25.7.74
Mid C18. Being rebuilt (early 1975) behind facade. Red brick. Three
storeys. Moulded stone cornice, sills and bands and chamfered quoins.
Five windows, segmental brick arches with keystones, originally sashes,
first floor modern mullion/transom windows, second floor two-light casements.
Later C19 ground floor shop windows with cornice on console brackets
and pilasters. Modern vehicle entrance on right. Steep-pitched slate
roof with coped gable ends. Interior: much altered but there remains
on first floor good plaster ceiling with panels and circular centre-pieces,
moulded and dentilled cornice. Part of the ceiling has been covered over.

Nos 2 to 12 (even) St Martin's Cathedral and the Guildhall together with
No 20 Loseby Lane form a group.

Listing NGR: SK5854704490

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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