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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 HOUSE, RAILINGS AND PIERS IN FRONT OF BELGRAVE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1074033

Location

BELGRAVE HOUSE, RAILINGS AND PIERS IN FRONT OF BELGRAVE HOUSE, 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: 188617

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

CHURCH ROAD 1. 5304 BELGRAVE 5.1.50 Belgrave House. - Railings and Piers in SK 5907 10/6 front of Belgrave House II* GV 2. Built 1776. A fine red brick house of three storeys, five windows. All sashes with glazing bars, flat brick arches. Slate hipped roof. Stucco bands and modillion eaves cornice. Round-headed recess over centre windows, which on the first floor has a pulvinated frieze and small cornice. Central door and traceried fanlight, but later glazing, doorcase with Tuscan half-columns and open modillion pediment. Two one-storey side wings with doors between two windows, all with round heads with tracery, above is a balustraded parapet with ramped ends to house and to brick piers, each side surmounted by three urns. Including contemporary wrought iron railings, and stucco piers with balls. Rear elevation: central three-storey splayed bay, moulded brick cornice, five windows. Relatively plain interior with staircase with plain balusters, and secondary staircase.

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: SK5924807182

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National Grid Reference: SK 59248 07182

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