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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: DYSART MAUSOLEUM AND RAILING

List entry Number: 1360830

Location

DYSART MAUSOLEUM AND RAILING, CHURCH DRIVE

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

County District District Type Parish
LeicestershireMeltonDistrict AuthorityBuckminster

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 07-Jan-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 189774

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History

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Details

SK 82 SE BUCKMINSTER CHURCH DRIVE

(north side) 2/2 Dysart Mausoleum and railing

G.V. II*

Mausoleum. c.1880. Ashlar with stone slab roofs. Moulded plinth and eaves, gable bands and verges. Gothic style. Single storey, 3 bays. West front has central gabled porch with flanking buttresses with heavily moulded pointed doorway with rounded jambs, ogee hood mould and finial. Plank door with elaborate bronze strap hinges and cross. Above the door, a traceried roundel containing a shield and a cross. Beyond, on each side, a large gabled corner buttress with traceried panels. East side has a central gable with flanking buttresses, with a plain leaded graduated triple lancet with heavily moulded reveal and hood mould. Above, a small double lancet ventilator with hood mould. Beyond, on each side, a large gabled corner buttress. North and south gables have each 2 corner buttresses with setoffs. Above, an unglazed 3 light mullioned ventilator. Outside, a low coped wall carrying a spiked railing with baluster shaped posts and a gateway to east. This building was erected by the Trustees of the Seventh Earl of Dysart, who died in 1878.

Listing NGR: SK8794223078

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National Grid Reference: SK 87942 23078

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