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War Memorial with Attached Railings, Piers, Gate and Lamps

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.747 / 52°44'49"N

Longitude: -1.472 / 1°28'19"W

OS Eastings: 435737

OS Northings: 316731

OS Grid: SK357167

Mapcode National: GBR 6H0.LPW

Mapcode Global: WHDHS.C68W

Entry Name: War Memorial with Attached Railings, Piers, Gate and Lamps

Listing Date: 29 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073616

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187674

Location: Ashby-de-la-Zouch, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, LE65

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Built-Up Area: Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Ashby-de-la-Zouch Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 30/10/2015

SK 3516 1/36

War Memorial with attached railings, piers, gate and lamps


First World War memorial designed by architect Thomas Henry Fosbrooke (1862-1925) of the Leicester architectural practice of Fosbrooke and Bedingfield. It was unveiled on 8 June 1922. Constructed of Charnwood slate and sandstone in the form of an arch containing a cross. Sandstone hood. Railed front wall with gate and side lamps on stone plinth and metal columns. Continues to rear as railed enclosure with Charnwood slate interval piers. Includes a plaque to those who died during the Second World War.

Listing NGR: SK3573716731

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 20 January 2017.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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