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Provincial House

A Grade II Listed Building in Leicester, City of Leicester

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Latitude: 52.6299 / 52°37'47"N

Longitude: -1.1298 / 1°7'47"W

OS Eastings: 458998

OS Northings: 303922

OS Grid: SK589039

Mapcode National: GBR FHM.K4

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.M576

Entry Name: Provincial House

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074796

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188759

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

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Listing Text

(South West Side)
Nos 27 and 29 and No
37 (Provincial House)
(formerly included as
SK 5803 9/82 Nos 27 to 45 (odd))
SK 5903 9/82
Early C19 stuccoed terrace much altered, Nos 31 to 37 having been entirely
rebuilt as one building with front in facimile. Three storeys and attic.
Twenty windows (originally two-window houses). Rusticated ground floor,
above first and second floor pilasters between windows, paired end pilasters,
with moulded bases and capitals, supporting entablature with moulded frieze
and cornice, parapet. Ground floor doorways of former No 30 converted
to windows, Nos 27 and 29 with rectangular fanlights. Windows in moulded
architraves, with cornices, and bracketed cills to first floor. No 27
and 29 sashes with glazing bars. No 37's windows all aluminium sashes
with horizontal pivot windows to second floor. Slate roofs. No 37 has
added mansard roof containing attic. Grade II for group value.

Nos 7 to 29 (odd) and No 37 (Provincial House) form a group.

Nos 1 to 3 (consec) The Museum, Nos 47 to 58 to 64 (even) New Walk together
with Nos 31 to 61 (odd) Princess Road and No 1 West Street form a group
around Museum Square).

Listing NGR: SK5899803922

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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