59 Highcross Street

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1074011

Date first listed: 05-Jan-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 28-Sep-1990

Statutory Address: 59, Highcross Street, Leicester, LE1 4PG

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Location

Statutory Address: 59, Highcross Street, Leicester, LE1 4PG

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District: City of Leicester (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SK 58346 04643

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History

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Details

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SK 5804 7/119 HIGHCROSS STREET (east side) No 59

(Formerly listed as Nos 59 and 59 1/2, HIGH CROSS STREET, previously listed as No 59)

5.1.50

II Large town house. Late C18. Red brick; slate roof. Central entrance hall with stairs to rear; service area to left contained within main range and converted into a separate dwelling in early-mid C19. Three storeys.

Exterior: five-window range, regular, originally symmetrical. Moulded eaves cornice; plat band. All windows under wedge brick arches; twelve-pane hornless sashes to first floor; Nine-pane to second floor. Much altered shop front (at time of survey). Ground floor rendered with two renewed twelve-pane sash windows to right of central doorway with bricked-in side panels under large semi-circular traceried fanlight. Left return with unhorned sash windows; slightly projecting stepped porch, the doorway moulded with plain glazed fanlight; six-panel door. Right hand wall rebuilt.

Interior: (partly inspected) with dog-leg stair (moulded tread ends, stick balusters and turned newels); deeply chamfered ceiling beams; some cornices and a simple marble fireplace surround to first floor. Gypsum floor to attic.

Listing NGR: SK5834604643

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 188664

Legacy System: LBS

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