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Alliance House

A Grade II Listed Building in Leicester, City of Leicester

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Latitude: 52.6335 / 52°38'0"N

Longitude: -1.1315 / 1°7'53"W

OS Eastings: 458875

OS Northings: 304321

OS Grid: SK588043

Mapcode National: GBR FHK.5V

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.L2DG

Entry Name: Alliance House

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074060

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188580

Location: Leicester, LE1

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester Holy Trinity with St John the Divine

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 10/05/2018

SK 5804 SE

No 6 (Alliance House)

1885-1888. Architect E. Burgess. Former Liberal Club. Red brick and ashlar dressings. Six window bays. Ground floor completely altered, plate glass, polished granite and large fascia. Above bays divided by brick pilasters supporting entablature over first and second floors, stone mullion/transom windows in moulded architraves. First floor right recessed three-bay arcaded balcony feature with splayed bay window at centre and balustrade. Steep-pitched tiled roof with two pyramid-shaped sections, with finials, partly concealed by round-arched pilastered features rising from second floor parapet. Included for group value.

All the listed buildings in Bishop Street together with The Town Hall, Fountain and War Memorial, Town Hall Square, 7-9, Every Street and Nos 6-8, The Royal Hotel, Nos 17, 19 and 21 Horsefair Street form a group around Town Hall Square.

Listing NGR: SK5887504321

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

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