Church of St Mary de Castro, Leicester
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Founded circa ll07 by the first Earl of Leicester as a collegiate chapel attached to the castle. Restored 1853-4 by Sir George Gilbert Scott with additions in 1899 by GF Bodley.
The interior is ghostly, architecturally shambolic, and fascinating.
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English Heritage Listed Building entry
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