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Church of St Mary de Castro, Leicester


Castle View
Leicester
Leicestershire
LE1 5WN
United Kingdom
OS Grid: SK5828504188 streetmap
LAT/LONG: 52.6323,-1.1402

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.
www.stmarydecastro.org.uk

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English Heritage Listed Building entry

Photographs wanted.

Page content updated 2017-09-13 16:00+00:00.

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