Lansdowne House is a substantial Victorian property located within the New Walk Conservation Area of Leicester, not far from Victoria Park and the De Montfort Hall. 

Built in 1872, the house contains many fine, period features, including beamed ceilings, stained glass windows and original fireplaces, and is listed as a building of special historic and architectural interest.

Rooms at Lansdowne House are available for hire on a flexible basis for organisations or companies who require a relaxed but high quality setting in which to conduct their business.

Lansdowne House is easily accessible from the motorway network and car parking is available on the nearby Victoria Park. The Leicester main line railway station is ten minutes walk from the property.

Lansdowne House is accessible to people with disabilities, with adjacent disabled parking.

How to find us

Directions to Lansdowne House from Junction 21 of the M1.

The Joseph Goddard Room and Helen Jeffrey Room are available for hire at Lansdowne House.

We look forward to the opportunity to assist with your accommodation needs. Every booking of the rooms assists with the work of the charity.

The Joseph Goddard Room

Joseph Goddard RoomThe Joseph Goddard Room, the original billiards room in the house is now a comfortable training, meetings and functions room, offering excellent facilities for up to forty people.


The room is permanently equipped with a TV and video player, overhead projector and flipchart. Other equipment can be made available. There is an induction hearing loop facility available.

New toilet facilities, including disabled toilets, adjoin the training and function room. There is also access to the lawned garden in the summer months.

Helen Jeffrey Room

Helen Jeffrey RoomThe Helen Jeffrey Room can accommodate up to fifteen people.

Refreshments and / or wholesome sandwich or fruit lunch through to high quality finger buffets are available on request.

If you would like to see Lansdowne House or discuss your requirements in detail, please contact our Training Administrator using the details below who will be pleased to assist.

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