Tower at west end of former S D Strettons and Sons Limited Factory

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1074065

Date first listed: 14-Mar-1975

Statutory Address: Heritage House, 61, Southgates, Leicester, LE1 5RR

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: Heritage House, 61, Southgates, Leicester, LE1 5RR

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

District: City of Leicester (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SK 58335 04219

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History

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Details

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SK 5804 SW 2/219

SOUTHGATES No 61, Heritage House Tower at west end of former S.D Strettons and Sons Ltd factory. (Formerly listed as Tower at west end of S.D Strettons and Sons Ltd Factory, Castle Street).

GV II 1890. Architect possibly Bedingfield. Tall red brick tower, rectangular on plan, rising one storey and attic above four storey and basement factory, and attached to factory. Octagonal corner turrets corbelled out with trefoil headed parelled sides and stone trefoil-headed windows, rising into steep-pitched chateau-style roof with pinnacles. Stone entrance feature with moulded three-central arch with carving over, side lights and stone mullion window over. Groups well with Church of St Mary-de-Castro.

All the listed buildings in Castle Street, Castle View and Castle Yard together with Skeffington House, the Iron Gates, Chantry House and Newarke Wall all in The Newarke form a group.

Listing NGR: SK5833504219

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 188591

Legacy System: LBS

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