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Latitude: 52.6591 / 52°39'32"N
Longitude: -1.1255 / 1°7'31"W
OS Eastings: 459248
OS Northings: 307182
OS Grid: SK592071
Mapcode National: GBR FJ8.HN
Mapcode Global: WHDJB.PF89
Entry Name: Belgrave House, Railings and Piers in Front of Belgrave House
Listing Date: 5 January 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074033
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188617
Location: Leicester, LE4
County: City of Leicester
Unitary Authority Ward: Belgrave
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: The Resurrection
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
5.1.50 Belgrave House.
- Railings and Piers in
SK 5907 10/6 front of Belgrave House
Built 1776. A fine red brick house of three storeys, five windows. All
sashes with glazing bars, flat brick arches. Slate hipped roof. Stucco
bands and modillion eaves cornice. Round-headed recess over centre windows,
which on the first floor has a pulvinated frieze and small cornice. Central
door and traceried fanlight, but later glazing, doorcase with Tuscan half-columns
and open modillion pediment. Two one-storey side wings with doors between
two windows, all with round heads with tracery, above is a balustraded
parapet with ramped ends to house and to brick piers, each side surmounted
by three urns. Including contemporary wrought iron railings, and stucco
piers with balls. Rear elevation: central three-storey splayed bay, moulded
brick cornice, five windows. Relatively plain interior with staircase
with plain balusters, and secondary staircase.
St Peter's Church, Belgrave Hall and Garden Walls, Stables and Monument
to Edward Holdsworth, the Gateway and Railings to Belgrave Gardens,
Belgrave House and Stables all in Church Road, together with Cross Corners
in Thurcaston Road form a group.
Listing NGR: SK5924807182
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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