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Lady Wilton's Bridge and Adjacent Former Horse Wash

A Grade II Listed Building in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7643 / 52°45'51"N

Longitude: -0.8898 / 0°53'23"W

OS Eastings: 475011

OS Northings: 319104

OS Grid: SK750191

Mapcode National: GBR BNW.PVW

Mapcode Global: WHFK0.9SK4

Entry Name: Lady Wilton's Bridge and Adjacent Former Horse Wash

Listing Date: 12 October 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1235536

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426201

Location: Melton, Leicestershire, LE13

County: Leicestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: Melton Warwick

Built-Up Area: Melton Mowbray

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Melton Mowbray Team

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

1.
5305 LEICESTER ROAD
Lady Wilton's Bridge
and adjacent former
Horse Wash
SK 7519 SW 1/125
SK 7419 SE 1/125

II GV

2.
Ashlar with parapet rising towards centre, band below. 5 segmental arches with
cutwaters and piers between arches, these terminate in pyramidal caps on parapet.
Arches graduated in size to centre largest arch. Wrought iron scrolled lamp brackets
at each end. Shown on earlier C19 maps as 'Eye Kettleby Bridge'. Former horse-wash
flanked by rusticated stone walls and with cobbled surface partly exposed, leads
down to river from Leicester Street. End pier to wall, ashlar with moulded cap
and cornice.

Lady Wilton's Bridge and the Horse Wash, form a group with Egerton Lodge, its raised
terrace, the archway in its eastern garden wall, Wilton Street and with Nos 29 to
33 (odd) High Street the latter of local interest).


Listing NGR: SK7501119104

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

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