MAUSOLEUM OF THE DUCHESS OF KENT

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1117780

Date first listed: 02-Oct-1975

Statutory Address: MAUSOLEUM OF THE DUCHESS OF KENT

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: MAUSOLEUM OF THE DUCHESS OF KENT

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

District: Windsor and Maidenhead (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SU 97554 75915

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History

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Details

5130 THE HOME PARK Mausoleum of the Duchess of Kent SU 97 NE 8/95 I 18r~. Begun during the life of the Duchess of Kent. Architect A J Humbert. Heavy late French neo-classical detail. Galleried, ribbed copper dome to ashlar rotunda surrounded by pink granite colonnade with bronze Ionic capitals and bases. Bronze urns on entablature. Rusticated basement. Main approach, facing bridge over lake, has double flight of balustraded steps, heavy rustication to retaining wall with central niche and bust, returning to meet on terrace in front of heavily rusticated projecting portal to basement of rotunda. Heavy panelled round headed gun metal doors. Interior by Professor Gruner of Dresden with heraldic painting. Statue of the Duchess by William Theed the younger.



Listing NGR: SU9755475915

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 40362

Legacy System: LBS

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