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Loudoun Monument, Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Description: Loudoun Monument

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 187584

OS Grid Reference: SK3564216580
OS Grid Coordinates: 435642, 316580
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7457, -1.4734

Locality: Ashby-de-la-Zouch
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE65 2FG

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Listing Text

(East Side)
SK 3516 1/3 8.5.50 Loudoun Monument


1879. Architect Sir G Gilbert Scott. Hoptonwood stone. A tall monument to
the Countess of Loudoun modelled upon the Eleanor Crosses. Graduated octagonal
base, traceried panels, crocketed finials and spire. An effective work in traditional

Listing NGR: SK3564216580

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Source: English Heritage

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