This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

MONUMENT TO JOHN CROSIER, ABOUT TEN YARDS NORTH WEST OF CHANCEL OF ST GILES' CHURCH

List Entry Summary

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

Name: MONUMENT TO JOHN CROSIER, ABOUT TEN YARDS NORTH WEST OF CHANCEL OF ST GILES' CHURCH

List entry Number: 1065901

Location

MONUMENT TO JOHN CROSIER, ABOUT TEN YARDS NORTH WEST OF CHANCEL OF ST GILES' CHURCH, HIGH ROAD

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Hillingdon

District Type: London Borough

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1994

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 422558

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

The following buildings shall be added:

TQ 0786 ICKENHAM HIGH ROAD (west side) 804-/14/10009 Monument to John Crosier, about ten yards north-west of chancel of St Giles' Church II Monument to John Crosier, ob. 1801. Portland stone tomb chest with pyramidal cover surmounted by a fluted urn upon a square plinth. Each corner of the tomb chest is shouldered. The railings that once enclosed the tomb have gone. The short inscription ends with the couplet: Praises on Tombs are Trifles vainly spent/ Man's Good Life is his Best Monument. At the time of inspection the monument is in very poor condition: weathering, vegetation and the exposure of cramps have led to extensive cracking.

Listing NGR: TQ0796986265

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: TQ 07969 86265

Map

Map
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1065901 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 23-May-2018 at 11:44:09.

End of official listing