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White House, Leicester

Description: White House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 188771

OS Grid Reference: SK6000502767
OS Grid Coordinates: 460005, 302767
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6194, -1.1151

Location: North Avenue, Leicester LE2 1TL

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

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Listing Text


White House
SK 60 SW 18/310
1897. Designed by Ernest Gimson for Arthur Gimson. Whitewashed brick.
Slate roof with gabled ends. Red brick chimney stacks. L-shaped on plan.
Two storeys and attic, Segmental headed windows, casements with glazing
bars. Windowless splayed end wall with chimney is the most interesting
external feature. Moulded lead rainwater drain-pipes and gutters on curved
wrought iron brackets. Flat-roofed dormers. Garden elevation gabled
to right with chimney at side, two, two-storey splayed bays with moulded
plasterwork with date 1897 and initials A.J.G.

Listing NGR: SK6000502767

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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