The Towers, Loughborough University, Loughborough (Locally Listed)

Geo: 52.7661, -1.2239
Date ListedThu 17th June, 2004
CategoryLocally Listed Building
AddressWest Tower Ashby Road Loughborough LE11 3TW
GradeLocally Listed
Grid ReferenceSK5246419004

Student Accommodation, originally a hostel for students of The College of Education. Architects Gollins, Melvin & Ward. Severe ?modern? high rise block comprising 2 towers of 22 and 18 storeys linked by a central access tower capped by a truncated pyramidal enclosure for services equipment. Cold, grey modular pre-cast concrete construction.

The description above describes the salient features of the building as it was at the date of listing. It is given in order to aid identification; it is not intended to be either comprehensive or exclusive.