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Clarence House

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6368 / 52°38'12"N

Longitude: -1.1295 / 1°7'46"W

OS Eastings: 459008

OS Northings: 304695

OS Grid: SK590046

Mapcode National: GBR FHJ.MN

Mapcode Global: WHDJB.MZCF

Entry Name: Clarence House

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1184137

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188675

Location: Leicester, LE1

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester The Abbey

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/09/2014

SK 5804 NE
1/262
SK 5904
8/262

HUMBERSTONE GATE (North Side)
Number 46 (Clarence House)

(Formerly listed as Charles Keene College of Further Education, HUMBERSTONE GATE (North Side), previously listed as Old Wyggeston Girl's School)

II
Dated 1877. Architect Edward Burgess. Red brick and stone dressings. Embattled parapet. Steep-pitched tiled roof with gabled ends. Two storeys and attic. Front has two projecting twin gabled bays with square panels containing shields in gables. Large stone mullion/transom windows. Large pointed arch entrance with drip mould. Rose-window in gable end. Fleche over ridge of roof. Including attached gatehouse to left - pseudo timber-frame and brick, with jettied timber-frame gable end and large pointed-arch carriageway with iron gates and stone oriel above with four lights with cusped heads, above is a square panel with shield and helmet.

Listing NGR: SK5900804695

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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