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Latitude: 52.7649 / 52°45'53"N
Longitude: -0.8899 / 0°53'23"W
OS Eastings: 475000
OS Northings: 319167
OS Grid: SK750191
Mapcode National: GBR BNW.PTL
Mapcode Global: WHFK0.9RHQ
Entry Name: Raised Terrace in Front of Egerton Lodge Incorporating War Memorial and Doorway Moved from the Limes
Listing Date: 12 October 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1264864
English Heritage Legacy ID: 426678
Location: Melton, Leicestershire, LE13
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
5305 WILTON ROAD
Raised terrace in front
of Egerton Lodge incorporating
War Memorial and doorway
moved from "The Limes"
SK 7419 SE 1/156
SK 7519 SW 1/156
Early C19 terrace in front of south elevation of Egerton Lodge. Low coped sandstone
parapet with stone tablets carrying the names of the fallen of both wars. Centre
ramped up over balustrade from which steps descend to garden. Tall ashlar end
piers with ball finials. At east end of terrace is a C17 door moved here from
"The Limes" with stone ogee arch and cornice. Door has a large trap said to have
been used to dole out bread to the poor.
Egerton Lodge, its raised terrace, the archway in its eastern garden wall, Lady
Wilton's Bridge including the Horse Wash, Leicester Road and Nos 29 to 33 (odd)
High Street form a group (the latter are buildings of local interest).
Listing NGR: SK7499819170
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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