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Knighton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Leicester, City of Leicester

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Latitude: 52.6086 / 52°36'30"N

Longitude: -1.1156 / 1°6'56"W

OS Eastings: 459982

OS Northings: 301568

OS Grid: SK599015

Mapcode National: GBR FLV.MR

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.TPXK

Plus Code: 9C4WJV5M+CP

Entry Name: Knighton Hall

Listing Date: 5 January 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074028

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188608

Location: Leicester, LE2

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Knighton

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Knighton St Mary Magdalen

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

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

SK 50 SE

Knighton Road
No. 208, Knighton Hall

(Formerly listed as Old Hall, 208 Knighton Road, previously listed under CHURCH LANE, KNIGHTON)


On right: early C18, red brick with stone quoins, parapet with stone coping and moulded brick panels. Stone bands.

Two storeys. Four windows with moulded stone architraves with keystones, tall sashes with glazing bars. Late C18 splayed bay to ground floor. This early C18 part encases late C16 core with fragment of fireplace and chimney, also C18 staircase with toned balusters. On left: late C18 or early C19, possibly by John Johnson, two storeys, two windows, three-light rushes with segmental brick arches, semi-circular open porch with two Tuscan columns, interior drawing room with tall niches in end wall. Far left: Modern single storey wing. At rear: C17, roughcast, slate roof, three gables, two storeys, and attic, wood mullion/transom windows with glazing bars, doorcase with shouldered architrave and pulvinated frieze.

Listing NGR: SK5998201568

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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