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Report - Bishop Street Post Office, Leicester, October 2014

Discussion in 'Other Sites' started by stranton, Oct 13, 2014.

  1. stranton

    stranton subterranean explorer
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    This former post office opened in 1935 and closed in 2007,
    the building was then bought by Leicester council in 2008 for 1.4 million
    and is now on the market for an estimated £800,000 thats a loss of £600,000
    annual maintenance costs are £30,000.
    The building is in very good condition,
    with alot of original features.
    The roof offers spectacular views, across Leicester.

    visited twice once with K M Punk and then with Lost Explorer

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    #1 stranton, Oct 13, 2014
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  2. ACID- REFLUX

    ACID- REFLUX 28DL Regular User
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    Nice ones mate :thumb

    Typical Council wasting money. Looks a nice place though.

    Can"t beat dark wood in the dark for causing problems when you don"t wanna give yourself away :)
     
  3. Lost Explorer

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    Nice one mate! Was a good evening :)
     
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    Nice views from the roof :thumb
     
  5. stranton

    stranton subterranean explorer
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    thanks
     
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    Looks good mate. What's the spray paint on the floor?
     
  7. stranton

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    no idea, was thinking that too
     
  8. stranton

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    they have A Levels in this
     
  9. Punk

    Punk Insane for the drain
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    Leicester Shitty Council also own the Haymarket Theatre, which has also been sat doing fuck all for 8 years eating up our taxes.
     
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    Yes like this, nice shots.
     
  11. stranton

    stranton subterranean explorer
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    the fate of alot of buildings lies with the council
     
    #11 stranton, Oct 15, 2014
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  12. Camera Shy

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    Looks decent this.
     
  13. JaneEyre

    JaneEyre The clumsiest explorer in Yorkshire!
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    Gorgeous place hun :) Nice shots
     
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    Fine building, nice work mate :)
     
  15. stranton

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    thanks for the replys :thumb
     
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