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53 and 55, Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6347 / 52°38'5"N

Longitude: -1.1324 / 1°7'56"W

OS Eastings: 458809

OS Northings: 304463

OS Grid: SK588044

Mapcode National: GBR FGK.YD

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.K1YG

Entry Name: 53 and 55, Market Place

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361420

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188722

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: Leicester St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

MARKET PLACE
1.
5304
(East Side)
SK 5804 SE 3/281 Nos 53 and 55
II GV
2.
Late C19. Red brick with painted stone dressings. Slate roof. Four
storeys and attic. Four windows. Rectangular windows in moulded stone
architrave containing casements. Second floor windows have continuous
narrow balcony on large brackets. Moulded string courses. Smaller attic
windows with small gables over with stone coping and ball-finials. Large
shop being fitted at time of survey 1973. Included for group value.

All listed buildings on East side of Market Place form a group with Nos
35, 37 and 29 (rear elevations) Gallowtree Gate, (Nos 61, 63 and 67 Market
Place and No 35 Gallowtree Gate are buildings of local interest).


Listing NGR: SK5880904462

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