British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Lodges and Gates North East of War Memorial, Leicester

Description: Lodges and Gates North East of War Memorial

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 23 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 188829

OS Grid Reference: SK5973803519
OS Grid Coordinates: 459738, 303519
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6262, -1.1189

Location: Granville Road, Leicester LE1 7RY

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

Lodges and Gates North
East of War Memorial
SK 5903 9/153A 23.2.55
1923. Architect Sir Edwin Lutyens. Pair of lodges flanking gates. Stuccoed
to simulate ashlar. Single storey, rectangular on plan, each with slate
hipped roof corner pavilions and two tall chimney stacks with cornices.
Quoins at angles, and sashes with glazing bars in rusticated architraves
and similar doorways with pulvinated frieze and cornice. Gateway between
with rusticated ashlar and pilastered gate piers with cornices and urn
finials, ornate iron gates with overthrow incorporating coat of arms.

Listing NGR: SK5973803519

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.