Terraced Houses in Leicester

Boot Scrapers
If you were entering a house, particularly if you were going straight into the front room from the street (although the back door would often be used as the main door), you might have wanted to scrape the dirt off your boots before entering.
Bootscraper, Connaught Street
Bootscraper, Montague Road
Bootscraper, Tower Street
Bootscraper, Tower Street
Bootscraper, West Avenue
Bootscraper, West Avenue
 
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