WALKER MONUMENT IN HUNSDON CHURCHYARD NEXT TO STABLES NORTH NORTH EAST OF CHANCEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101974
Date first listed:
19-Sep-1984
Statutory Address:
WALKER MONUMENT IN HUNSDON CHURCHYARD NEXT TO STABLES NORTH NORTH EAST OF CHANCEL, EASTWICK ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
WALKER MONUMENT IN HUNSDON CHURCHYARD NEXT TO STABLES NORTH NORTH EAST OF CHANCEL, EASTWICK ROAD

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Hunsdon
National Grid Reference:
TL 41823 12736

Details

TL 41 SW HUNSDON EASTWICK ROAD (east side)

2/11 Walker Monument in Hunsdon churchyard - next to stables NNE of chancel

GV II

Monument. 1881. White limestone, hard plaster mouldings to surrounding wall. A rectangular Gothic tomb chest obscured by vegetation within a stone walled enclosure with random squared rubble walls, freestone quoins, a battered base topped by a heavy ogee base moulding, a row of 5 trefoil pierced stones in the middle of the long side, and with a heavy series of plaster capping mouldings. Sinkings for railing removed. The upper part of the carved limestone monument is a series of diminishing weathered courses supporting a foliate recumbent cross carved in high relief with crockets in a row as a cornice. Lombardic lettered inscription to Walter family. A splended C19 Gothic monument of special architectural interest, now sadly overgrown. Part of a group of memorials and church.

Listing NGR: TL4182312736

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
159953
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 10 Jul 2002
Reference: IOE01/07758/15
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr A. Gude. Source Historic England Archive
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