Belgrave Hall and railings and gates in front of the Hall

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1074030
Date first listed:
05-Jan-1950
Statutory Address:
Belgrave Hall, Church Road, Belgrave, Leicester, LE4 5PE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
Belgrave Hall, Church Road, Belgrave, Leicester, LE4 5PE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
City of Leicester (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SK 59277 07216

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 16/05/2018

SK 5907 10/4

BELGRAVE CHURCH ROAD Belgrave Hall and railings and gates in front of Hall.

(Formerly listed as Belgrave Hall. Railings and gates in front of Belgrave Hall.)

5.1.50 GV II* Built 1709. Large house, now the property of the Corporation and used as a Museum. Built of brick in red and blue chequer pattern.

Three storeys. Two wings and narrow recessed centre. Wings: two windows to ground and first floor and one to second floor. All sashes with glazing bars in moulded casing, flat brick arches, sills. Very plain elevation with no ornament except a narrow moulded stone capping to parapet. Centre recess contains door in good moulded stone case, moulded cleft segmental pediment with stone urn in centre, windows flanking doorway, first floor two windows, second floor one window. Very fine contemporary rainwater-heads and spouting dated 1709 and 1713. Including fine wrought iron railings, gates and overthrow in front gates of house.

Rear elevation: three gables with moulded coping, pedimented doorcase, one storey semi-circular bay with railings above C19.

Interior: has excellent panelled rooms, very good fireplaces, a notable staircase and landing with barley-sugar balusters, moulded hand- rail, and panelled dado.

St Peter's Church, Belgrave Hall and garden walls, stables and Monument to Edward Holdsworth, the gateway and railings to Belgrave Gardens, Belgrave House and stables all in Church Road, together with Cross Corners in Thurcaston Road form a group.

Listing NGR: SK5927707216

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
188611
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 16 Jun 2002
Reference: IOE01/06814/32
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Andy Haigh. Source Historic England Archive
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