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Block A (Residential Block to west) at College Hall, University of Leicester

A Grade II Listed Building in Knighton, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6095 / 52°36'34"N

Longitude: -1.1162 / 1°6'58"W

OS Eastings: 459945

OS Northings: 301670

OS Grid: SK599016

Mapcode National: GBR FLV.JF

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.TNPV

Entry Name: Block A (Residential Block to west) at College Hall, University of Leicester

Listing Date: 30 March 1993

Last Amended: 2 August 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263427

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188866

Location: Leicester, LE2

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Knighton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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
718/17/10011
718/18/10011

LEICESTER
KNIGHTON
KNIGHTON ROAD
Block A (Residential Block to west) at College Hall, University of Leicester

(Formerly listed as Residential block to west at College Hall, University of Leicester, OADBY ROAD)

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

L shaped block of three storeys with rooms to south range facing south. Recessed ground floor and projecting first and second floors giving balconies to upper rooms. Large plate glass windows set in timber frames, those to upper floors with timber panels to their right. An integral part of the College Hall layout.

Listing NGR: SK5994501670

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