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Latitude: 52.6309 / 52°37'51"N
Longitude: -1.1396 / 1°8'22"W
OS Eastings: 458331
OS Northings: 304030
OS Grid: SK583040
Mapcode National: GBR FFL.DS
Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.G4KD
Entry Name: Arches in Basement of De Montfort University, Hawthorn Building
Listing Date: 14 March 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1361015
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188752
Location: Leicester, LE2
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
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 07/03/2013
SK 5804 SW 2/300
THE NEWARKE (South Side)
Arches in basement of De Montfort University, Hawthorn Building
(Formerly listed as Arches in basement of Leicester Polytechnic, Hawthorn Building)
Two arches in basement of large late C19 and C20 building. The arches are believed to be the surviving ruins of the Church of the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, founded in 1353 by Henry, Earl of Lancaster, which was situated opposite the Hospital of the Honour of God and the Glorious Virgin, later known as Trinity Hospital. They consist of two small double-chamfered pointed arches of unequal width, with stone rubble infill.
Listing NGR: SK5833104030
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