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Iron gates in garden at rear of Skeffington House, Newarke Houses Museum

A Grade II* Listed Building in Leicester, City of Leicester

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Latitude: 52.6321 / 52°37'55"N

Longitude: -1.1393 / 1°8'21"W

OS Eastings: 458346

OS Northings: 304159

OS Grid: SK583041

Mapcode National: GBR FFL.GC

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.G3PJ

Entry Name: Iron gates in garden at rear of Skeffington House, Newarke Houses Museum

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074006

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188747

Location: Leicester, LE2

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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 03/08/2018

SK 5804 SW

THE NEWARKE (North side)
Iron gates in garden at rear of Skeffington House (Newarke Houses Museum)

Originally at Quenby Hall, Leicestershire, later used as entrance gates at Leicester Royal Infirmary. Fine early C18 wrought iron gates with overthrow and large square wrought iron piers with ornate finials.

Skeffington House, the Iron Gates, Chantry House and Newarke Wall together with all listed buildings in Castle Steet, Castle Yard and Castle View form a group.

Listing NGR: SK5834604158

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

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