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Jewry Wall Museum

A Grade II Listed Building in Leicester, City of Leicester

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Latitude: 52.6348 / 52°38'5"N

Longitude: -1.1417 / 1°8'30"W

OS Eastings: 458180

OS Northings: 304461

OS Grid: SK581044

Mapcode National: GBR FDK.XC

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.F1JF

Entry Name: Jewry Wall Museum

Listing Date: 30 March 1993

Last Amended: 2 August 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074755

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188867

Location: Leicester, LE1

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester The Holy Spirit

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 02/08/2018

SK 58 04 SW

No 156-160, Jewry Wall Museum

(Formerly listed as Vaughan College, University of Leicester including Jewry Wall Museum ST NICHOLAS STREET, previously listed under TALBOT LANE)

Former college of education with museum to ground floor. 1960-62. Trevor Dannatt. Brown brick with board-marked reinforced concrete. Flat roofs. Two and three storeys. L-plan two storey range to west with museum to ground floor. The museum has board-marked concrete barrel vaults running lengthways along the ceiling and the external walkway ceiling, resting on expressed beams. Ground floor with deeply recessed floor to ceiling glazing. Upper floor with horizontal strip windows. North wing raised on pilotis with horizontal strip windows. Timber window frames.

Listing NGR: SK5818004461

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