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Latitude: 52.6287 / 52°37'43"N
Longitude: -1.1313 / 1°7'52"W
OS Eastings: 458892
OS Northings: 303794
OS Grid: SK588037
Mapcode National: GBR FHM.6K
Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.L6G2
Entry Name: 1-5, Upper King Street
Listing Date: 14 March 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074783
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188822
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
UPPER KING STREET
SK 5803 9/62 Nos 1 to 5 (odd)
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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