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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: No name for this Entry

List entry Number: 1361194

Location

43, HIGH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
LeicestershireHarboroughDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 25-Jul-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 189682

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

HIGH STREET 1. 5303 (East Side) No 43 SP 7387 1/33 25.7.52. II* GV

2. 1824. Originally built as a law office. A good front of some importance. Red brick with stone bands and plinth. No frieze but stone coped parapet with shaped centre. The bases of 3 pedestals remain on the parapet but whatever they supported has gone. Slate roof. 3 storeys. 3 windows. Arcaded ground floor with windows set in arcades (windows flat red brick gauged arches). Building advanced below shaped centre of parapet and centre windows are specially treated. Top floor has stone framed round lunette with tracery, 1st floor window a round traceried head, impost bands and a panel of stone balusters above. Sashes with glazing bars. Recessed centre door with fanlight. Ref VCH.

Listing NGR: SP7321987482

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Page, W - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Leicester - Date: 1907

National Grid Reference: SP 73219 87482

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