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Latitude: 52.6384 / 52°38'18"N
Longitude: -1.1361 / 1°8'10"W
OS Eastings: 458554
OS Northings: 304871
OS Grid: SK585048
Mapcode National: GBR FGJ.42
Mapcode Global: WHDJB.JY65
Entry Name: 3, Darker Street
Listing Date: 10 July 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1250052
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188858
Location: Leicester, LE1
County: City of Leicester
Unitary Authority Ward: Castle
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Leicester The Abbey
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
LEICESTER DARKER STREET
Hosier's house and hosiery workshops. c 1850.. Red brick with
painted ashlar dressings. Slate half-hipped roof with single gable
stack. House. 3 storey. 3 bay. Central doorway with single panel door
and overlight, flanked by single glazing bar sashes all with wedge
lintels. To the right a small doorway. Above a narrow glazing bar sash
with broader flanking similar sashes, all with wedge lintels. Above
again a small narrow glazing bar sash with flanking broader small
similar sashes. Beyond to left a single storey workshop addition with
glazed roof and 3 light casement window. Blake Street single bay front
has glazed door with glazing bar overlight and, above a single glazing
bar sash, both with wedge lintels. Above again, a small glazing bar
Hosiery workshops. 2 storey. 4 bay. Blake Street front with 4 workshop
windows and a doorway to the left, above 4, 3 light workshop windows.
Beyond to left a single bay gabled addition with a 2 light casement
to each floor.
Listing NGR: SK5855404870
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