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38, Friar Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6329 / 52°37'58"N

Longitude: -1.1366 / 1°8'11"W

OS Eastings: 458530

OS Northings: 304253

OS Grid: SK585042

Mapcode National: GBR FGL.12

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.H2ZW

Entry Name: 38, Friar Lane

Listing Date: 5 January 1950

Last Amended: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074042

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188639

Location: Leicester, LE1

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester St Mary de Castro

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

FRIAR LANE
1.
5304
(South Side)
No 38 (Formerly listed
SK 5804 SE 3/44 5.1.50 as No 34)
II
2.
Early C19 house with later C18 facade (in similar manner to No 18 Highcross
Street qv). Red brick. Two storeys. Five windows. Brick pilasters
at ends with fluted stucco capitals. Stucco bands and architrave to central
first floor windows which has Adam design frieze and small cornice on
brackets. Restored sashes with glazing bars, flat brick arches. Moulded
narrow triglyph frieze(triglyphs missing) to parapet of house. Central
six-panel door (two glazed) with wood doorcase with open pediment and
traceried fanlight. Interior had good simple early C18 staircase and
panelling in at least one room, but, now completely rebuilt behind facade
and incorporated into new building to left now No 38.


Listing NGR: SK5853004252

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