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Church of St Mark

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

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Latitude: 52.6428 / 52°38'34"N

Longitude: -1.1286 / 1°7'43"W

OS Eastings: 459056

OS Northings: 305366

OS Grid: SK590053

Mapcode National: GBR FHG.SH

Mapcode Global: WHDJB.MTRT

Entry Name: Church of St Mark

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300759

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188575

Location: Leicester, LE1

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey

Built-Up Area: Leicester

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

In the entry for
Church of St Mark
The grade shall be amended to read: II* (star)


SK 5905 5/212 Church of St Mark
1869 to 72. Architect Ewan Christian. Gothic style. Faced in purple
granite rubble, with stone dressings. Slate roofs. Large church with
nave and chancel in one with apsidal end, north and south aisles, north
transepts. Large south east tower with stone spire, pinnacles and round
stair turret. The south aisle has a series of staggered gables. Clerestory
lancets. Plate tracery. Interior three wide bays with circular piers
of polished granite and arches of red and buff stone, brick walls, shafted
clerestory and wagon roof of timber. West end of 1903 by Shearman. Stained
glass by Henry Holiday 1893 and Kempe 1895.

Listing NGR: SK5905605366

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