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Block E (Social Block) College Hall, University of Leicester

A Grade II Listed Building in Knighton, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6096 / 52°36'34"N

Longitude: -1.1153 / 1°6'55"W

OS Eastings: 460001

OS Northings: 301684

OS Grid: SK600016

Mapcode National: GBR FLV.PD

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.VN2R

Entry Name: Block E (Social Block) College Hall, University of Leicester

Listing Date: 30 March 1993

Last Amended: 2 August 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263420

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188864

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

SK 50 SE
SK 60 SW
718/17/10010
718/18/10010

LEICESTER
KNIGHTON
KNIGHTON ROAD
Block E (Social Block) College Hall, University of Leicester

(Formerly listed as Social block, College Hall, University of Leicester, OADBY ROAD)

GV
II
Social block of University hall of residence, 1958-60. Sir Leslie Martin and Trevor Dannatt. Buff brick, concrete, timber cladding, flat roof.

Two storeys. Square in plan but with narrow central courtyard containing circular brick staircase. Ground floor recessed to parts, with some floor to ceiling windows. Strip windows above. Timber window frames. Exposed brick internally. Double height space to Junior Common Room. Integral part of College Hall layout.

Listing NGR: SK6000101684

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