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21 AND 23, HIGH CROSS STREET

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 21 AND 23, HIGH CROSS STREET

List entry Number: 1074010

Location

21 AND 23, HIGH CROSS STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: City of Leicester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Mar-1975

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 188662

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

HIGH CROSS STREET 1. 5304 (East Side) Nos 21 and 23 SK 5804 7/252 II 2. Early C18. Stuccoed. Heavy moulded modillion eaves cornice. Steep-pitched slate roof with gable ends. Two storeys. Two windows. Left-hand first floor sash with glazing bars, right-hand first floor new two-light casement. Ground floor mid Cl9 shop front with two plate glass windows, entablature with dentilled cornice, and pilasters. Central carriageway. The north end wall incorporates stone rubble remains of C18 Borough Gaol which once adjoined. Brick wing at rear with C18 wood mullion/transom window. An early print shows date 1717 on front, which is date that Morgans Locksmith was established. No 21 is still premises of Morgans Locksmith.



Listing NGR: SK5839204555

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National Grid Reference: SK 58392 04555

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