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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1184137
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188675
Location: Leicester, LE1
County: City of Leicester
Unitary Authority Ward: Castle
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Leicester The Abbey
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/09/2014
SK 5804 NE
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)
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
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