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Mausoleum 450 Metres South West of Belvoir Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Belvoir, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8911 / 52°53'27"N

Longitude: -0.7856 / 0°47'8"W

OS Eastings: 481800

OS Northings: 333316

OS Grid: SK818333

Mapcode National: GBR CNT.L7H

Mapcode Global: WHFJG.XL2H

Entry Name: Mausoleum 450 Metres South West of Belvoir Castle

Location: Belvoir, Melton, Leicestershire, NG32

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Parish: Belvoir

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Listing Date: 1 January 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189998

Source ID: 1180166

Listing Text


SK 83 SW BELVOIR

15/189 Mausoleum 450 m
south-west of
1.1.68 Belvoir Castle

II

Mausoleum. 1826-28 by Benjamin and Philip Wyatt. Limestone. Roof not
visible behind parapets. Single storey in Norman style. Rectangular with
entrance in north-east side. Central round arch with much zig-zag and
other ornament. 3 orders of shafts in the jambs. One blind Norman arch
right and left, with one order of shafts. These repeat into returns.
Interior not inspected but known to have more Norman style masonry of some
quality and spectacular altar-tomb to fifth Duchess, 1825, by M.C. Wyatt.


Listing NGR: SK8180033316

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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