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Latitude: 52.636 / 52°38'9"N
Longitude: -1.1271 / 1°7'37"W
OS Eastings: 459171
OS Northings: 304608
OS Grid: SK591046
Mapcode National: GBR FJJ.4Y
Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.N0HH
Entry Name: 78 and 80, Rutland Street
Listing Date: 13 April 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1250287
English Heritage Legacy ID: 432578
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: The Resurrection
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
Nos 78 & 80
SK 5904 8/328
1923 by Fosbrooke and Bedingfield of Leicester. Built as a leather warehouse for the
Pfister and Vogal Company and reputed to be a replica of the firm's headquarters
in Philadephia. Brick with stone dressings with some gothic details. A tall four
storey, three bay building. Left and right project with large three storey upper
windows with transoms and mullions with continuous shafts. Ground floor right
vehicle entrance. Ground floor left moulded ogee arched doorway with carved foliage
decoration, flanking round-headed lights and circular panels above.
Recessed centre with tall narrow metal-frame canted bay window of three storeys
with ornamental lead panels and ogee shaped roof with tapered flag-pole.
Listing NGR: SK5917104608
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