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Monument to Charles Brook

A Grade II Listed Building in Enderby, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.59 / 52°35'24"N

Longitude: -1.2086 / 1°12'31"W

OS Eastings: 453709

OS Northings: 299430

OS Grid: SP537994

Mapcode National: GBR 8MY.M7T

Mapcode Global: WHDJP.D5P7

Entry Name: Monument to Charles Brook

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361071

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188925

Location: Enderby, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE19

County: Leicestershire

District: Blaby

Civil Parish: Enderby

Built-Up Area: Narborough/Enderby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Enderby with Lubbesthorpe St John Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

ENDERBY BLABY ROAD
SP 5399
9/5 Monument to Charles Brook

GV II

Monument. Circa 1872. To Charles Brook 1813-1872. Square stone base with
2 polygonal steps up to cylindrical pedestal of polished granite with inscription
and moulded capital and base. On top of pedestal is a stumpy quatrefoil pier
of white marble with stiff-leaf capital, the front shaft with a carved portrait
head in a mandorla-type arrangement. Above is a carved figure of an angel
kneeling on one knee with small children sheltering in its wings. Charles Brook
funded the rebuilding of the church opposite and probably funded the building
of the school.


Listing NGR: SP5370999430

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