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Snarestone Tunnel Entrances

A Grade II Listed Building in Snarestone, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6803 / 52°40'49"N

Longitude: -1.4946 / 1°29'40"W

OS Eastings: 434265

OS Northings: 309298

OS Grid: SK342092

Mapcode National: GBR 6HR.T4V

Mapcode Global: WHDHZ.0WKL

Entry Name: Snarestone Tunnel Entrances

Listing Date: 20 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295233

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187966

Location: Snarestone, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE12

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Snarestone

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Appleby Magna and Swepstone with Snarestone and Norton-juxta-Twycross

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 30 NW
6/74 Snarestone Tunnel
Canal tunnel entrances of earlier C19. Rusticated and vermiculated
stonework with string courses. On concave curve plan with depressed arch
over canal. Indecipherable inscription tablet over arch. Entrances lead
to brick vaulted tunnel of 250 yards over Ashby de la Zouch Canal. S
entrance near No. 2, Main Street, N entrance near Snarestone Lodge, Measham

Listing NGR: SK3426509298

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

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