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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BELGRAVE HALL, RAILINGS AND GATES IN FRONT OF BELGRAVE HALL

List entry Number: 1074030

Location

BELGRAVE HALL, RAILINGS AND GATES IN FRONT OF BELGRAVE HALL, CHURCH ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
City of LeicesterUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 05-Jan-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 188611

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History

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Details

CHURCH ROAD 1. 5304 BELGRAVE 5.1.50 Belgrave Hall. - Railings and gates in SK 5907 10/4 front of Belgrave Hall. II* GV 2. Built 1709. Large house, now the property of the Corporation and used as a Museum. Built of brick in red and blue chequer pattern. Three storeys. Two wings and narrow recessed centre. Wings: two windows to ground and first floor and one to second floor. All sashes with glazing bars in moulded casing, flat brick arches, sills. Very plain elevation with no ornament except a narrow moulded stone capping to parapet. Centre recess contains door in good moulded stone case, moulded cleft segmental pediment with stone urn in centre, windows flanking doorway, first floor two windows, second floor one window. Very fine contemporary rainwater-heads and spouting dated 1709 and 1713. Including fine wrought iron railings, gates and overthrow in front gates aof house. Rear elevation: three gables with moulded coping, pedimented doorcase, one storey semi-circular bay with railings above C19. Interior: has excellent panelled rooms, very good fireplaces, a notable staircase and landing with barley-sugar balusters, moulded hand- rail, and panelled dado.

St Peter's Church, Belgrave Hall and Garden Walls, Stables and Monument to Edward Holdsworth, the Gateway and Railings to Belgrave Gardens, Belgrave House and Stables all in Church Road, together with Cross Corners in Thurcaston Road form a group.





Listing NGR: SK5927707216

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National Grid Reference: SK 59277 07216

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