Tomb of Bankes, St Mary's Churchyard, St Mary's Road, Wimbledon SW19 - Merton

Table tomb from the mid-C18 with inset panels and baluster profiled corners. The tomb is suffering from continued waste dumping activity. It has been previously subject to poor quality repairs. A condition survey has been carried out, funded by Historic England, and funding will be sought to enable the necessary works to be carried out.

Tomb of Bankes, St Mary's Churchyard, St Mary's Road, Wimbledon SW19 - Merton
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: BANKES TOMB IN CHURCHYARD OF ST MARY,4 YARDS TO NORTH WEST OF BAZALGETTE MAUSOLEUM
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1080888
  • Local Planning Authority: Merton
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Commemorative monument

Location

  • Building Name: Tomb of Bankes
  • Street Name: St Mary's Road, Wimbledon
  • Postcode: SW19
  • Locality: St Mary's Churchyard
  • County: Greater London
  • District / Borough: Merton
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Wimbledon
  • Region: London

Assessment Information

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

Contact Details

Jill Tyndale (LPA) 020 8545 3041

Next steps

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