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Latitude: 52.8911 / 52°53'27"N
Longitude: -0.7856 / 0°47'8"W
OS Eastings: 481800
OS Northings: 333316
OS Grid: SK818333
Mapcode National: GBR CNT.L7H
Mapcode Global: WHFJG.XL2H
Entry Name: Mausoleum 450 Metres South West of Belvoir Castle
Listing Date: 1 January 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1180166
English Heritage Legacy ID: 189998
Location: Belvoir, Melton, Leicestershire, NG32
Civil Parish: Belvoir
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
SK 83 SW BELVOIR
15/189 Mausoleum 450 m
1.1.68 Belvoir Castle
Mausoleum. 1826-28 by Benjamin and Philip Wyatt. Limestone. Roof not
visible behind parapets. Single storey in Norman style. Rectangular with
entrance in north-east side. Central round arch with much zig-zag and
other ornament. 3 orders of shafts in the jambs. One blind Norman arch
right and left, with one order of shafts. These repeat into returns.
Interior not inspected but known to have more Norman style masonry of some
quality and spectacular altar-tomb to fifth Duchess, 1825, by M.C. Wyatt.
Listing NGR: SK8180033316
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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