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War Memorial, Leicester

Description: War Memorial

Grade: I
Date Listed: 23 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 188828

OS Grid Reference: SK5956503212
OS Grid Coordinates: 459565, 303212
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6234, -1.1215

Location: University Road, Leicester LE1 7RY

Locality: Leicester
County: Leicester
Country: England
Postcode: LE1 7RY

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Listing Text


9/153B War Memorial

23.2.55 I

1923. Architect Sir Edwin Lutyens. Large square monumental arch of Portland
stone. Stepped at top and crowned with shallow dome. Coffered barrel-vault
through with lower crossing vault. Including surrounding railings and
rusticated gate piers with urns forming a circle.

Listing NGR: SK5956503212

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Source: English Heritage

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