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Westcotes Maternity Hospital Including the Lodge and Stables to the South East

A Grade II Listed Building in Westcotes, City of Leicester

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Latitude: 52.6295 / 52°37'46"N

Longitude: -1.155 / 1°9'17"W

OS Eastings: 457290

OS Northings: 303857

OS Grid: SK572038

Mapcode National: GBR FBM.19

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.758J

Entry Name: Westcotes Maternity Hospital Including the Lodge and Stables to the South East

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361053

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188838

Location: Leicester, LE3

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Westcotes

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester The Martyrs

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

Westcotes Maternity Hospital
including the Lodge and
Stables to the south
SK 50 SE 17/352 east
Circa 1888. Architect Teulon. Purple brick with blue brick bands and
stone dressings. Slate roofs. Gothic style. Irregular plan and elevations.
Two storeys and attic. Main east elevation overlooking terrace has large
right-hand two-storeyed splayed bay with stone mullion/transom windows
with four-centred arch lights and pyramidal roof. Central gothic window
with tracery in gable with ball-finial and corbelled chimney to side,
below is three-light four-centred arch window and four-centred arch door,
to left gable with chimney stack rising through it. Long irregular north
elevation. On the west a three-storey kitchen wing with bellcote with
bell-shaped dome and ornate wind-vane. The Lodge, contemporary, by Teulon,
built of purple brick with b1ue brick bands. Stone mullion windows.
Slate roof with gable ends. Two storeys. L-shaped plan. Stone single-storey
splayed bay to road. The stables, contemporary, purple brick with blue
brick bands. Slate roof with gabled ends. One storey and attic. To
rf.ght four-centred stone arch carriage-entrance with stone left doorway
above in gable with ornate weathervane over. To left of carriage-entrance
the ground floor is taken up by modern garage doors.

Listing NGR: SK5729003857

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