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Block E (Social Block), College Hall, University of Leicester

A Grade II Listed Building in Knighton, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6096 / 52°36'34"N

Longitude: -1.1153 / 1°6'55"W

OS Eastings: 460001

OS Northings: 301684

OS Grid: SK600016

Mapcode National: GBR FLV.PD

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.VN2R

Entry Name: Block E (Social Block), College Hall, University of Leicester

Listing Date: 30 March 1993

Last Amended: 2 August 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263420

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188864

Location: Leicester, LE2

County: City of Leicester

Unitary Authority Ward: Knighton

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Knighton St Mary Magdalen

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

In the entry for:-

LEICESTER OADBY ROAD
KNIGHTON
SK 50 SE
SK 60 SW
718/17/10010 Social Block
718/18/10010 College Hall,
Uni. of Leicester
GV
II
the address shall be amended to read:
SK 50 SE LEICESTER KNIGHTON ROAD
SK 60 SW Knigbton
718/17/10010 Block E (Social Block)
718/18/10010 College Hall,
Uni. of Leicester
GV II

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The following building shall be added to the list;

LEICESTER
LEICESTERSHIRE
KNIGHTON OADBY ROAD
SK 50 SE
SK 60 SW Social block,
College Hall,
718/17/10010 Uni. of Leicester
718/18/10010
GV II
Social block of University hall of residence, 1958-60. Sir
Leslie Martin and Trevor Dannatt. Buff brick, concrete, timber
cladding, flat roof. 2 storeys. Square in plan but with
narrow central courtyard containing circular brick staircase.
Ground floor recessed to parts, with some floor to ceiling
windows. Strip windows above. Timber window frames. Exposed
brick internally. Double height space to Junior Common Room.
Integral part of College Hall layout.

L. Martin, Buildings and Ideas 1933-1983.


Listing NGR: SK6000101684

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