TOMB OF ARTHUR FRANKAU AND FAMILY IN HAMPSTEAD CEMETERY

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1113036

Date first listed: 11-Jan-1999

Statutory Address: TOMB OF ARTHUR FRANKAU AND FAMILY IN HAMPSTEAD CEMETERY, FORTUNE GREEN ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: TOMB OF ARTHUR FRANKAU AND FAMILY IN HAMPSTEAD CEMETERY, FORTUNE GREEN ROAD

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Camden (London Borough)

National Grid Reference: TQ 25085 85694

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History

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ2585NW FORTUNE GREEN ROAD 798-1/24/495 Tomb of Arthur Frankau and family in Hampstead Cemetery

GV II

Altar and railed vault. c1904 to Arthur Frankau, poet. Polished granite and bronze. Granite altar with pedimented reredos having a silver mosaic evening star and gold mosaic sun setting behind an inscribed pale granite plaque with Greek key border at base. Vault in front of altar with curved inscribed granite lid having 4 large bronze ring handles and plinth, with carved ribboned laurel wreath, crowned by a bronze urn with anthemion relief enrichment and a snake coiled around the neck and handles ready to attack a winged orb. Vault surrounded by granite kerb with shaped dies and bronze railings with anthemion finials, and inscription from Tennyson. Arthur's son, Gilbert Frankau, novelist, also buried here.



Listing NGR: TQ2508585694

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Legacy System number: 477363

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