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Latitude: 52.633 / 52°37'58"N
Longitude: -1.1424 / 1°8'32"W
OS Eastings: 458137
OS Northings: 304264
OS Grid: SK581042
Mapcode National: GBR FDL.S0
Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.F27S
Entry Name: Former West Bridge Mills
Listing Date: 14 March 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1185489
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188837
Location: Leicester, LE3
County: City of Leicester
Electoral Ward/Division: Westcotes
Built-Up Area: Leicester
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Leicester St Mary de Castro
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 03/08/2018
SK 5804 SW
No 1. Westbridge Place,
Former West Bridge Mills
(Formerly listed as West Bridge Mills (H.T.H. Peck's Factory), WEST BRIDGE STREET)
Circa 1850. Architect William Flint. Very large factory building, rectangular on plan, built of purple bricks with slate hipped roof, with modillions to eaves soffit and stuccoed frieze. Gabled dormers. Five storeys and attic.
East side, nine windows and three window projection on left and narrow projection on right. Segmental brick arches, metal frame windows with glazing bars. Rising from roof off centre is Italianate style tower of red brick with three-light round-arched bell openings and modillion cornice to pyramidal roof with ornate wind-vane. Ground, first and second floors of east elevation obscured by later addition. Left hand return four windows. Right hand return two windows. West elevation fourteen windows. Bands at first and third floor levels.
Listing NGR: SK5813704264
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