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Turret Gateway

A Grade I Listed Building in Leicester, City of Leicester

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Latitude: 52.6317 / 52°37'54"N

Longitude: -1.1398 / 1°8'23"W

OS Eastings: 458312

OS Northings: 304122

OS Grid: SK583041

Mapcode National: GBR FFL.BG

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.G3FS

Entry Name: Turret Gateway

Listing Date: 5 January 1950

Last Amended: 14 March 1975

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074069

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188598

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

SK 5804 SW

Turret Gateway

(Formerly listed as Gateway)


Built circa 1422-23. Gateway to the south entrance of the inner bailey of the Castle. In ruins although a considerable amount of walling remains. Stone rubble with four-centred archway. A Scheduled Monument

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

Listing NGR: SK5831204122

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

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