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Deacon's Workshop Museum, Leicester

Description: Deacon's Workshop Museum

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 188599

OS Grid Reference: SK5831504111
OS Grid Coordinates: 458315, 304111
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6316, -1.1398

Location: 12 Castle View, Leicester LE2 7BY

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

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Listing Text

Deacon's Workshop Museum
SK 5804 SW 2/221
Small early C18 red brick building, originally probably a store but now
in use as a museum as a reconstruction of the workshop of Deacon the clockmaker.
Red brick, slate roof with blue brick coping to gable ends. One storey
and attic. C20 wood mullion windows with leaded panes. Clock face inscribed
"Deacon 1771" in gable.

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: SK5831504111

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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