Monument to George Abell, St Leonard's churchyard, Streatham High Road, Streatham SW16 - Lambeth

Chest tomb of circa 1826 commemorating George and Elizabeth Abell. The slab of Portland limestone with curved edged top has broken and the plinth is in a bad condition. A condition survey has been prepared, with support from Historic England, and funding is now being sought to secure the necessary repair works.

Monument to George Abell, St Leonard's churchyard, Streatham High Road, Streatham SW16 - Lambeth
© London Borough of Lambeth

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: MONUMENT TO GEORGE ABELL SOUTH OF WEST END OF ST LEONARDS CHURCH
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1323730
  • Local Planning Authority: Lambeth
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Commemorative monument

Location

  • Building Name: Monument to George Abell
  • Street Name: Streatham High Road
  • Postcode: SW16
  • Locality: Streatham
  • County: Greater London
  • District / Borough: Lambeth
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Streatham
  • Region: London

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Unknown
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II, CA

Contact Details

Elizabeth Martin (LPA) 020 7926 1213

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England