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Latitude: 52.6507 / 52°39'2"N
Longitude: -1.0901 / 1°5'24"W
OS Eastings: 461652
OS Northings: 306268
OS Grid: SK616062
Mapcode National: GBR FSC.6P
Mapcode Global: WHFKH.7M4S
Entry Name: Lodge at Towers Hospital Gate 2, Block 49
Listing Date: 14 November 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1376812
English Heritage Legacy ID: 468941
Location: Leicester, LE5
County: City of Leicester
Civil Parish: Non Civil Parish
Unitary Authority Ward: Troon
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Leicester The Presentation of Christ
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SK 60 NW LEICESTER GIPSY LANE
718/15/10053 Lodge at Towers Hospital
Gate 2, Block 49
Lodge to mental hospital, now disused. 1867-69, by EL Stephens, Borough Surveyor. Gothic Revival style, similar to the hospital. Red brick, with blue brick and ashlar dressings, and slate roofs with a central corbelled ridge stack. Dentillated eaves. Single storey, cruciform plan, with half-hipped roofs on the main axis, and gabled cross wing. Entrance front has a projecting gable with tracery and bargeboard. Canted brick and ashlar bay window, flanked to right by a painted ashlar doorcase under a relieving arch. Half-glazed door. To left, a 2-light mullioned window. To left again, a lower service bay with a similar window and hipped roof. Right return has half-hipped bay with a renewed window under a relieving arch.
Listing NGR: SK6165206268
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