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Latitude: 52.6335 / 52°38'0"N
Longitude: -1.1315 / 1°7'53"W
OS Eastings: 458875
OS Northings: 304321
OS Grid: SK588043
Mapcode National: GBR FHK.5V
Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.L2DG
Entry Name: Alliance House
Listing Date: 14 March 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074060
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188580
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 Holy Trinity with St John the Divine
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SK 5804 SE 3/214 (Alliance House)
1885-8. Architect E. Burgess. Former Liberal Club. Red brick and ashlar
dressings. Six window bays. Ground floor completely altered, plate
glass, polished granite and large fascia. Above bays divided by brick
pilasters supporting entablature over first and second floors, stone mullion/
transom windows in moulded architraves. First floor right recessed three-bay
arcaded balcony feature with splayed bay window at centre and balustrade.
Steep-pitched tiled roof with two pyramid-shaped sections, with finials,
partly concealed by round-arched pilastered features rising from second
floor parapet. Included for group value.
All the listed buildings in Bishop Street together with The Town Hall,
Pickfords Fountain and War Memorial, Town Hall Square rear elevations
of Nos 7, 9, and 11 Granby Street and No 10, The Royal Hotel, Nos 17, 19
and 21 Horesefair Street form a group around Town Hall Square. (Pickfords
is a building of local interest).
Listing NGR: SK5887504321
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