Central Baptist Church


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Statutory Address:
Central Baptist Church, Charles Street, Leicester, LE1 1LA


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Statutory Address:
Central Baptist Church, Charles Street, Leicester, LE1 1LA

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

City of Leicester (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SK 59080 04322


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/05/2018

SK 5904 8/206

CHARLES STREET Central Baptist Church

(Formerly listed as United Baptist Church)


II 1830. Stuccoed front with parapet. Two storeys, first floor pilasters supporting entablature with cornice and frieze with honeysuckle. Four windows, ends project slightly, round arches with moulded architrave, glazing bars. Ground floor rusticated, slightly tapered windows at ends with shouldered architraves, centre two fluted Doric columns in antis supporting entablature over recessed entrance with wide panelled door, rectangular fanlight, shouldered architrave, flanking pilasters and large windows with panelled surrounds. Built of brick behind the stuccoed facade. Slate hipped roof.

Listing NGR: SK5908004322


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

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Date: 01 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/03556/12
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr C.E. John Aston. Source Historic England Archive
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