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Iron Gates in Garden at Rear of Skeffington House, Leicester

Description: Iron Gates in Garden at Rear of Skeffington House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 188747

OS Grid Reference: SK5834604158
OS Grid Coordinates: 458346, 304158
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6321, -1.1393

Location: The Newarke, Leicester LE2 7BY

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Iron Gates in Garden
at rear of Skeffington
House ( Newarke Houses
SK 5804 SW 2/297 Museum)
Originally at Quenby Hall, Leicestershire, later used as entrance gates
at Leicester Royal Infirmary, Fine early C18 wrought iron gates with
overthrow and large square wrought iron piers with ornate finials.

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

Listing NGR: SK5834604158

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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