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1-5, Upper King Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6287 / 52°37'43"N

Longitude: -1.1313 / 1°7'52"W

OS Eastings: 458892

OS Northings: 303794

OS Grid: SK588037

Mapcode National: GBR FHM.6K

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.L6G2

Entry Name: 1-5, Upper King Street

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074783

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188822

Location: Leicester, LE1

County: City of Leicester

Unitary Authority Ward: Castle

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

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Listing Text

UPPER KING STREET
1.
5304
SK 5803 9/62 Nos 1 to 5 (odd)
II GV
2.
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

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