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Lodges and Gates North East of War Memorial

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6262 / 52°37'34"N

Longitude: -1.1189 / 1°7'8"W

OS Eastings: 459738

OS Northings: 303519

OS Grid: SK597035

Mapcode National: GBR FKN.XG

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.S8D1

Entry Name: Lodges and Gates North East of War Memorial

Listing Date: 23 February 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185461

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188829

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 Holy Spirit

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

VICTORIA PARK
1.
5304
Lodges and Gates North
East of War Memorial
SK 5903 9/153A 23.2.55
II*
2.
1923. Architect Sir Edwin Lutyens. Pair of lodges flanking gates. Stuccoed
to simulate ashlar. Single storey, rectangular on plan, each with slate
hipped roof corner pavilions and two tall chimney stacks with cornices.
Quoins at angles, and sashes with glazing bars in rusticated architraves
and similar doorways with pulvinated frieze and cornice. Gateway between
with rusticated ashlar and pilastered gate piers with cornices and urn
finials, ornate iron gates with overthrow incorporating coat of arms.

Listing NGR: SK5973803519

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