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Latitude: 52.6368 / 52°38'12"N
Longitude: -1.1274 / 1°7'38"W
OS Eastings: 459150
OS Northings: 304691
OS Grid: SK591046
Mapcode National: GBR FJJ.2P
Mapcode Global: WHDJB.NZCG
Entry Name: Taxi Station
Listing Date: 14 March 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1300259
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188677
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
(Centre of Road, East
SK 5904 8/264 Taxi Station
Mid to late C19. Gothic style. Small building, detached, on island site
in Humberstone Gate. Stone rubble with ashler dressings. Steep-pitched
slate roof with moulded coping to gable ends with stone finials. Two
storeys. Ground floor central moulded pointed-arch entrance and flanking
two-light pointed arch windows with continuous impost mould. Moulded
string course above. Three first floor windows in moulded shouldered
architraves, centre smaller, above are two small high-pitched gables with
bargeboards forming pointed arch and pierced at apex. Moulded eaves cornice.
At each end there is window with three pointed arch lights and circular
panel above in gable. Chimney stacks at reat (south) with stone caps.
Listing NGR: SK5915004691
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