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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.


List entry Number: 1074783



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


District: City of Leicester

District Type: Unitary Authority


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.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 188822

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UPPER KING STREET 1. 5304 SK 5803 9/62 Nos 1 to 5 (odd) II GV 2. Early c19, Stucco. New tile roof replaces original. Nos 1 and 3 form main building: parapet and cornice, two storeys, five windows, moulded shouldered architraves, sashes with glazing bars. Moulded cornices on console brackets over panelled doors with rectangular fanlights in moulded shouldered architraves. Moulded string at first floor level. Pilasters at ends with Anthemion ornament, the moulded cornice breaking forward over them. No 5 is set back on left and is of two storeys, two windows, same design. Right-hand return elevation facing Regent Road, five windows (three window bays are modern) same design, vehicle entrance on right. Restored and added to at rear.

Nos 1 to 29 (odd) and No 8 Tower Street form a group.

Listing NGR: SK5889203794

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National Grid Reference: SK 58892 03794


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