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Latitude: 52.6284 / 52°37'42"N
Longitude: -1.1319 / 1°7'54"W
OS Eastings: 458853
OS Northings: 303753
OS Grid: SK588037
Mapcode National: GBR FHM.2P
Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.L66C
Entry Name: 9-29, UPPER KING STREET (See details for further address information)
Listing Date: 14 March 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074784
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188824
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
UPPER KING STREET
SK 5803 9/64 Nos 9 to 29 (odd)
Including No 8 Tower Street.
Early C19 terrace range of three storeys in stucco. Paired pilasters
with anthemion ornament divide the windows. Two moulded stucco bands
throughout. Nos 11 to 29 have modillion eaves cornice. No 21 to 29 have
no modillions and the cornice breaks forward over pilasters, there is
a small panelled parapet. Nos 11 to 27 have two windows each, the rest
have one, all in moulded shouldered architraves, sashes with glazing bars
(Nos 21 to 27 without glazing bars). Nos 9, 11 and 27 and No 8 Tower
Street have pilastered doorcases with hoods on console brackets and rectangular
fanlights. The rest have recessed doors in pairs with segmental plain
arched entrances. Five-panel doors and rectangular fanlights, Nos 15 to
25 replaced by modern glazed doors. All have blind panels in each storey
above doorways. No 11 and No 8 Tower Street are the end elevations, three
windows, some blind, same design.
Nos 1 to 29 (odd) and No 8 Tower Street form a group.
Listing NGR: SK5885303753
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