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27 and 29, Lancaster Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, City of Leicester

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Latitude: 52.6248 / 52°37'29"N

Longitude: -1.1269 / 1°7'36"W

OS Eastings: 459195

OS Northings: 303367

OS Grid: SK591033

Mapcode National: GBR FJN.5Y

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.N9K2

Entry Name: 27 and 29, Lancaster Road

Listing Date: 3 November 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250136

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432383

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 Holy Spirit

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 5803-5903
NUMBERS 27 & 29
Pair of Firemen's Houses. 1925-27. Designed by A. E. and T. Sawday. Red brick, partly
rendered with plain tile hipped roofs. 3 ridge stacks. Brick plinth. Quoins and eaves band
with corner brackets. 2 storey. 6 window front. Recessed centre has two 2-light glazing bar
casements and above 2 similar, smaller casements. Projecting side wings each have inner
doorways with brick surrounds and part glazed doors, plus outer 2-light glazing bar
casements. Above the doors a single fixed light with glazing bars, and beyond single 2-light
glazing bar casements.

This pair of houses were built as part of the firemen's accommodation provided with the
Leicester Fire Station.

Listing NGR: SK5919503367

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

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