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1-5, Upper King Street, Leicester

Description: 1-5, Upper King Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 188822

OS Grid Reference: SK5889203794
OS Grid Coordinates: 458892, 303794
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6287, -1.1313

Location: Upper King Street, Leicester LE1 6XF

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

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Listing Text

SK 5803 9/62 Nos 1 to 5 (odd)
Early c19, Stucco. New tile roof replaces original. Nos 1 and 3 form
main building: parapet and cornice, two storeys, five windows, moulded
shouldered architraves, sashes with glazing bars. Moulded cornices on
console brackets over panelled doors with rectangular fanlights in moulded
shouldered architraves. Moulded string at first floor level. Pilasters
at ends with Anthemion ornament, the moulded cornice breaking forward
over them. No 5 is set back on left and is of two storeys, two windows,
same design. Right-hand return elevation facing Regent Road, five windows
(three window bays are modern) same design, vehicle entrance on right.
Restored and added to at rear.

Nos 1 to 29 (odd) and No 8 Tower Street form a group.

Listing NGR: SK5889203794

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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