Chest tomb, St Mary Magdalene Churchyard, Bermondsey Street SE1 - Southwark

Chest tomb from 1815 with original railings. Overgrowth has caused damage to the stone and ironwork. Historic England has funded a condition survey and specification for works to the tomb but identified works have not yet been carried out.

Chest tomb, St Mary Magdalene Churchyard, Bermondsey Street SE1 - Southwark
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHEST TOMB, APPROXIMATELY 60 METRES SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST MARY MAGDALENE, NEAR ABBEY STREET
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1376573
  • Local Planning Authority: Southwark
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Commemorative monument

Location

  • Building Name: Chest tomb
  • Street Name: Bermondsey Street
  • Postcode: SE1
  • Locality: St Mary Magdalene Churchyard
  • County: Greater London
  • District / Borough: Southwark
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Bermondsey and Old Southwark
  • Region: London

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: D
  • Ownership: Local authority
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II, SM, CA

Contact Details

Shanali Counsell (LPA) 020 7525 1770

Next steps

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