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Turret Gateway, Leicester

Description: Turret Gateway

Grade: I
Date Listed: 5 January 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 188598

OS Grid Reference: SK5831204122
OS Grid Coordinates: 458312, 304122
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6317, -1.1399

Location: 12 Castle View, Leicester LE2 7BY

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

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Listing Text

Turret Gateway
SK 5804 SW 2/115 5.1.50 (Formerly listed as Gateway)
Built circa 1422-3. Gateway to the south entrance of the inner bailey
of the Castle. In ruins although a considerable amount of walling remains.
Stone rubble with four-centred archway. A.M.

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: SK5831204122

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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