GLENESK MAUSOLEUM, ST MARYLEBONE CEMETERY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1064757
Date first listed:
26-Sep-1989
Statutory Address:
GLENESK MAUSOLEUM, ST MARYLEBONE CEMETERY, EAST END ROAD N2

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Location

Statutory Address:
GLENESK MAUSOLEUM, ST MARYLEBONE CEMETERY, EAST END ROAD N2

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Barnet (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 25969 89570

Details

TQ 2589 22/6

EAST END ROAD (south side), N2 Glenesk Mausoleum St Marylebone Cemetery

II GV

Mausoleum. 1899 by Arthur Blomfield for Lord Glenesk. Limestone ashlar gable stone; slate roof. Rectangular plan. Middle pointed style. Corner buttresses. 3-bay east and west elevations have 2-light Decorated-style window set in gabled slightly-projecting central bay flanked by lancets. North gable has carved panel of Christ flanked by angels and soldiers over inscription and 3-light window of graduated lancets above pointed-arched doorway with foliate spandrels, set within double-chamfered pointed arch; kneeling figures to finials of buttresses. South gable has rose window with dogtooth carving, 3-light window of graduated lancets and kneeling figures to finials of buttresses. Interior: mosaic tile floor; engaged shafts with moulded capitals to springers of fine 3-bay vaulted roof with foliate-carved bosses. South end has marble wall shafts with foliate capitals to rerearch of rose window and fine stiff-leaf carved frieze over fine inlaid tile reredos and altar. 3 fine Roman-style sarcophagi to Lord Glenesk (d.1908), son Oliver (d.1905) and wife (d.1898). Fine stained glass.

Listing NGR: TQ2596989570

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
199242
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 17 Greater London

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 28 Jun 2002
Reference: IOE01/01038/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Mrs Lesley Arevalo. Source Historic England Archive
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