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The Old Humberstone Road Station 238, Leicester

Description: The Old Humberstone Road Station 238

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 4 October 1989
Date Delisted: 26 November 1996
English Heritage Building ID: 188852

OS Grid Reference: SK6005305126
OS Grid Coordinates: 460053, 305126
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6406, -1.1140

Location: Humberstone Road, Leicester LE1 2JT

Locality: Leicester
County: Leicester
Country: England
Postcode: LE1 2JT

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Listing Text

The following building was de-listed on 26th November 1996.

SK 6005
6/161B No. 238 (The Old Humberstone
Road Station)
Former railway station, now disused, c. 1860. Red brick with painted ashlar
dressings. Slate hipped roofs with overhanging eaves supported on ornate brackets.
3 stacks. Chamfered blue brick plinth. Single storey. 5 bay, street front,
has central doorway with double panel doors and overlight, plus a flat painted
ashlar hood supported on scroll brackets. Eitherside are single plain sashes
with similar ashlar hoods and painted ashlar cills supported on small brackets.
Eitherside, beyond, are single tripartite plain sashes with similar ashlar hoods
and cills. Rear front has 2 central plain sashes with flat ashlar hoods supported
on scroll brackets, flanked by single panel doors with overlights and similar
ashlar hoods, eitherside, beyond are 2 more plain sashes with similar flat
hoods. Built for the London Midland Railway Company.

Listing NGR: SK6005305126

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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