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Leicester Grange, Warwickshire

Leicester Grange, Warwickshire.
N of Wolvey, Warwickshire.
On the Leicestershire border. Just S of Hinckley, Leicestershire.

Leicester Grange was acquired by John Foster in 1780.
He was living there at death in 1801.
Leicester Grange burnt in a fire in March 1803.
It was rebuilt.

Leicester Grange. SW front.
From opposite p.341 in [Nichols, 1790].
In the distance (to the NE) is the spire of Burbage church, across the county line in Leicestershire.
This is before Leicester Grange burnt down in 1803.

The re-built Leicester Grange, Warwickshire.
From OS map. Surveyed: 1886. Published: 1887.
See modern satellite view.
See street view of SW gate.

The re-built Leicester Grange, about 1915.
From Hinckley Past & Present.



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