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The Firs, Leicester

Description: The Firs

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 January 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 188696

OS Grid Reference: SK6018602850
OS Grid Coordinates: 460186, 302850
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6201, -1.1124

Location: 36 North Avenue, Leicester LE2 1ZE

Locality: Leicester
County: Leicester
Country: England
Postcode: LE2 1ZE

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Listing Text

(South West Side)
No 223
(The Firs)
SK 60 SW 18/127 5.1.50
1829. A small detached mansion in stucco of the "Papworth" type. Two
storeys. Four windows, sashes with glazing bars, the centre having a
two-window bow through both storeys. Bands at sills. Old slate hipped
roof, with wide eaves soffit. Modern glazing in two ground floor windows.
At side open porch with heavy entablature on square panelled columns.
Three-window wing added.

Listing NGR: SK6018602850

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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