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Belgrave House, Railings and Piers in Front of Belgrave House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Belgrave, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II*

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

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Listing Text

CHURCH ROAD
1.
5304
BELGRAVE
5.1.50 Belgrave House.
- Railings and Piers in
SK 5907 10/6 front of Belgrave House
II* GV
2.
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

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