THE ROYAL MAUSOLEUM

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1117781

Date first listed: 02-Oct-1975

Statutory Address: THE ROYAL MAUSOLEUM

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Location

Statutory Address: THE ROYAL MAUSOLEUM

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 97445 75940

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History

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Details

5130 THE HOME PARK The Royal Mausoleum SU 97 NE 8/97 I

1862-71 by A J Humbert and Professor Gruner of Dresden, to whom initial sketch design is owed. Ashlar, Romanesque on Greek cross plan with tall octagonal drum, arcaded windows and shallow hipped copper roof. Bowed, lower, arcaded window ambulatories between arms of cross. East portico with 3 arches giving onto terrace and flight of steps. 2 full size bronze angels in front of portico. Ornate lamp standards to base of steps. Interior has rich Raphaelesque decoration programmed by Gruner. Barrel vaulted arms, giant pilasters to main piers, large statue niches and painted spandrels above arches, oval medallions between tripartite windows of the drum. The sculpture all by Dresden artists: H Baumer, H Hultzsch, G Kuntz and F Rentsch. Paintings/frescoes by N Consoni, J Frank and P Jander. Large tomb chest monument to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert with marble effigies by Baron Marochetti, 1864-8. Other monuments to members of the Royal Family by Boehm, and an Anglo-Saxon group of Victoria and Albert by W Theed the younger.

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 40364

Legacy System: LBS

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