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Gates, Gatepiers and Railings at West Entrance of Cattle Market, Leicester

Description: Gates, Gatepiers and Railings at West Entrance of Cattle Market

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 188569

OS Grid Reference: SK5860202954
OS Grid Coordinates: 458602, 302954
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6212, -1.1358

Location: 80 A426, Leicester LE2 7LL

Locality: Leicester
County: Leicester
Country: England
Postcode: LE2 7LL

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Listing Text

Gates, Gate-piers and
Railings at West entrance
SK 50 SE 17/209 of Cattle Market
Circa 1870. Nine pierced cast-iron gate piers square in section with
pilaster shafts at angles, pointed arch heads. Between are gates and
railings with spandrels of linked rings. Two piers flanking centre gateway
are higher with cast-iron cattle and rams heads in tympanum of arched
head facing in four directions. At ends red brick piers with similar
but larger stone arched heads with animal heads.

Listing NGR: SK5860202954

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Source: English Heritage

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