MONUMENT TO GEORGE ABELL SOUTH OF WEST END OF ST LEONARDS CHURCH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1323730
Date first listed:
27-Mar-1998
Statutory Address:
MONUMENT TO GEORGE ABELL SOUTH OF WEST END OF ST LEONARDS CHURCH, STREATHAM HIGH ROAD SW16

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Location

Statutory Address:
MONUMENT TO GEORGE ABELL SOUTH OF WEST END OF ST LEONARDS CHURCH, STREATHAM HIGH ROAD SW16

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Lambeth (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 29980 71699

Details

TQ 2971 STREATHAM HIGH ROAD, SW16 (West side) 963/33/10051 Monument to George Abell (S of W end of St Leonard's Church)

GV II

Chest tomb. Commemorates George Abell, d 1826. Portland limestone on rendered brick base. Chest, on moulded base, has recessed corners with attached bulbous vase pilasters supporting curved-edged top slab (indecipherable inscription). Recessed panel to each side, the main ones with relief carving of mantle and skull at base and inscriptions to commemorate Abell, on west side, and Richard Colley and Thomas Mogeridge who financed the tomb, on east side. Plainer end panels, that to south with commemorative inscription to Elizabeth Abell; that to north with skull and crossbones.

Listing NGR: TQ2998071699

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
469163
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.

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