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Architecture News – latest additions to this page, arranged chronologically:

15 Apr 2013
Leicester Market Food Hall Building
Design: Greig & Stephenson
Leicester Market building design in the city
image from architect office

Leicester Market Food Hall
Architects Greig & Stephenson have lodged a detailed planning application for a brand new food hall at Leicester Market as the first phase of an overall master plan to regenerate the Market Place area of Leicester city centre, said to be the largest market in Europe.

29 Jun 2012
Loughborough Design School, Loughborough
Design: Burwell Deakins Architects
Loughborough Design School
photograph : Hufton+Crow

Loughborough Design School
This is a 7,920 square metre building comprising teaching spaces, research laboratories, workshops, computer suites, offices and cafe, and is located within the existing university campus. It is a deep plan building on a roughly triangular footprint.

Recent Leicester Building Designs

Leicester Engineering Department Building Renovation
Design: Berman Guedes Stretton
University of Leicester Engineering Department
picture from S&R

Leicester Engineering Department
29 Mar 2012
14th Annual Industry Lecture at University of Leicester
Britain’s most iconic building of the mid 20th Century will be the subject of the 14th Annual Industry Lecture at the University of Leicester’s Department of Engineering.
“Leicester’s Engineering Building: Architectural Dream – Engineering Nightmare?” is the title of the lecture to be delivered by Alan Berman from Berman Guedes Stretton Architects and Thomas Pearson from Arup.

NMT Building
Design: Associated Architects
NMT Building Leicester
picture : Associated Architects

NMT Building Leicester

Leicestershire Architecture

Key Leicestershire Building Projects, alphabetical:

Attenborough Tower, University of Leicester

tallest working paternoster in the UK

Charles Wilson Building, University of Leicester
Date built: 1964
Design: Sir Denys Lasdun Architect
Charles Wilson Building Charles Wilson Building Leicester
photos : Warren Jukes

Civic Trust Award 1969

Cineplex + John Lewis Store, Shires Retail Development, Leicester
Date built: 2005-
Design: Foreign Office Architects

Curve – Leicester Theatre & Performing Arts Centre
Design: Rafael Vinoly Architects
Curve Leicester
photo : Peter Cook/View

Curve Leicester

David Wilson Library, University of Leicester
Design: Associated Architects
David Wilson Library
photo © Martine Hamilton Knight

University of Leicester building

De Montfort University Library, Leicester
Design: Eva Jiricna Architects
De Montfort University Library
photograph : Peter Cook

De Montfort University Library

ECB National Cricket Academy, Loughborough University

David Morley Architects

Engineering Building, Leicester University
Dates built: 1959-63
Design: Stirling and Gowan: James Stirling, James Gowan and Frank Newby

Highcross Leicester – formerly The Shires Shopping Centre
Design: Foreign Office Architects
The Shires Shopping Centre
image from ArcelorMittal

Highcross Leicester

Leicester College Abbey Park Building
Design: Bond Bryan Architects
Leicester College Building
image from architect

Leicester College Building

Leicester Creative Business Depot – Lcb depot studios
Date built: 2005
Design: Ash Sakula Architects
For Leicester City Council
Bus depot conversion + new-build: 50 studios
Part of Will Alsop masterplan

Leicester University engineering laboratory
Date built: –
Design: Stirling & Gowan, Architects
This celebrated university building may be demolished
Grade II* listed building

Leicester University College Hall buildings

Design: Leslie Martin & Trevor Dannatt

Leicester University College Hall Buildings Refurbishment
Date built: 2008-
Design: Conran & Partners, Architects, London
Residential development

River Soar Foot and Cycle Bridge
Design: Explorations Architecture with Buro Happold
River Soar Foot Bridge
image from architect

River Soar Bridge Competition : RIBA Competition

Student accommodation – tower, Jarrom Street / Eastern Boulevard
Date built: 2008-
Design: Maber Associates
15 storeys
circular tower

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