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Gates and Gatepiers North West of War Memorial Onto University Road, Leicester

Description: Gates and Gatepiers North West of War Memorial Onto University Road

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 188830

OS Grid Reference: SK5940503300
OS Grid Coordinates: 459405, 303300
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6242, -1.1239

Location: University Road, Leicester LE1 7RY

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

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Listing Text


9/345 Gates and Gate-piers
north west of War Memorial
onto University Road


1923. Architect. Sir Edwin Lutyens. Portland stone, six identical
piers with banded Tuscan pilasters carrying entablature with wide cornice
and tall urns. Large central iron gates with ornate overthrow incorporating
coat of arms, and flanking pedestrian gates.

Listing NGR: SK5940503300

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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