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Castle House, Leicester

Description: Castle House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 188593

OS Grid Reference: SK5825704222
OS Grid Coordinates: 458257, 304222
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6326, -1.1406

Location: Castle Yard, Leicester LE1 5WN

Locality: Leicester
County: Leicester
Country: England
Postcode: LE1 5WN

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Listing Text

No 24
SK 5804 SW 2/19 23.2.55 (Castle House)
Adjoins The Gate House. Late C18 two-storey red brick house with slate
hipped roof. Three windows, right-hand side with two breaking forward.
Sashes with glazing bars in exposed casing, flat brick arches. Stucco
band, moulded eaves cornice and small parapet. Projecting brick inner
porch with open outer porch with Tuscan columns supporting entablature.
Modern door but with traceried fanlight. Side elevations two storeys,
two windows, sashes with glazing bars.

All the listed buildings in Castle Street, Castle View and Castle Yard
together with Skeffington House, the Iron Gates and Leicester High Cross
in garden of Skeffington House, Chantry House and Newarke Wall all in
The Newarke form a group.

Listing NGR: SK5825704222

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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