Wygston's House

Wygston's House
12 Applegate
Leicester
Leicestershire
LE1 5LD
England

Website

www.leicester.gov.uk/museums

E-mail

museums@leicester.gov.uk

Telephone

0116 225 4980

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Wygston's House

Wygston’s House is the oldest house in Leicester. It has been here since medieval times and the road it stood on was the widest and busiest thoroughfare in the town, High Street.

The house comprises a timber hall of around 1490; a brick block of 1796 which replaced an earlier timber shop and chamber and a Victorian (1800s) wing standing on the site of the medieval kitchen.

Wygston's House hosts a range of events and guided tours.

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Heritage site

Opening hours

Open for special events.

Admission charges

Entrance fee may apply dependent on the event/activity.

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