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Deacon's Workshop Museum

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6316 / 52°37'53"N

Longitude: -1.1398 / 1°8'23"W

OS Eastings: 458315

OS Northings: 304111

OS Grid: SK583041

Mapcode National: GBR FFL.CH

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.G3GV

Entry Name: Deacon's Workshop Museum

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361375

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188599

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 St Mary de Castro

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

CASTLE VIEW
1.
5304
Deacon's Workshop Museum
SK 5804 SW 2/221
II GV
2.
Small early C18 red brick building, originally probably a store but now
in use as a museum as a reconstruction of the workshop of Deacon the clockmaker.
Red brick, slate roof with blue brick coping to gable ends. One storey
and attic. C20 wood mullion windows with leaded panes. Clock face inscribed
"Deacon 1771" in gable.

All the listed buildings in Castle Street, Castle View and Castle Yard
together with Skeffington House, the Iron Gates and Leicester High Cross
in garden of Skeffington House, Chantry House and Newarke Wall all in
The Newarke form a group.


Listing NGR: SK5831504111

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