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PRESTON FAMILY MAUSOLEUM, CHURCH ST. MARY

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: PRESTON FAMILY MAUSOLEUM, CHURCH ST. MARY

List entry Number: 1071799

Location

PRESTON FAMILY MAUSOLEUM, CHURCH ST. MARY

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

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Ellel

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Jun-1979

Date of most recent amendment: 07-Mar-1985

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 182150

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SD 45 SE ELLEL

12/77 Preston family Mausoleum, Church St. Mary 7-6-1979 (Formerly included in listing of Chapel of St.Mary in the grounds of Ellel Grange)

GV II

Mausoleum, 1873 by W.& G. Audsley. Built for Preston family of Ellel Grange (q.v.). Coursed rock-faced sandstone with steep slate roof. Walls have a weathered offset above a plinth. Gables have copings. The doorway, in the east gable wall, has a pointed arch moulded in 2 orders having angle shafts with foliated capitals. The tympanum has a carved scene of the Resurrection. The west window is of 4 lights with Geometric tracery. Inside, the side walls have 5-bay blank arcades with pointed arches and columns with foliated capitals. The western arcades contain memorial tablets, some now damaged. Under the west window is an inscribed granite tablet within a sandstone border with Gothic carving.

Listing NGR: SD4816053566

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National Grid Reference: SD 48160 53566

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