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Walls and Gatepiers to Sykefield

A Grade II Listed Building in Westcotes, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6297 / 52°37'46"N

Longitude: -1.1577 / 1°9'27"W

OS Eastings: 457104

OS Northings: 303878

OS Grid: SK571038

Mapcode National: GBR F9M.F6

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.55YC

Entry Name: Walls and Gatepiers to Sykefield

Listing Date: 16 October 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263453

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188861

Location: Leicester, LE3

County: City of Leicester

Unitary Authority Ward: Westcotes

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester The Martyrs

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

The following Buildings shall be aded:-

LEICESTER
SK 50 SE WESTCOTES DRIVE
17/438 Walls and
gatepiers to
Sykefield
II

Walls and gatepiers. c 1880. Designed by Swan Christian. Red brick
with ashlar dressings. A pair of off centre gatepiers, square with
chamfered plinth and pyramidal ashlar caps with ball finials. To the
left a low wall with 3 short dividing piers with pyramidal tops and
beyond a pair of square gate piers with wooden gates. To the right a
long wall divided by 6 square piers with pyramidal caps. The road
slopes away and the wall rises to compensate to the right. Between the
piers are brick panels with partially open panels above.

Listing NGR: SK5710403878

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