List entry

List entry Summary

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

Name: WEST NORWOOD MEMORIAL PARK TOMB OF WILLIAM AND ELIZABETH BURGES

List entry Number: 1064984

Location

WEST NORWOOD MEMORIAL PARK TOMB OF WILLIAM AND ELIZABETH BURGES, NORWOOD ROAD SE27

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityLambethLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-Mar-1981

Date of most recent amendment: 21-Apr-1993

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 204520

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

In the entry for:

(off) NORWOOD ROAD SE27 1. (east side) 5023

TQ 3271 32/731 Tomb of William and Elizabeth Burges in West Norwood Memorial Park II*

the entry shall be amended to read as follows:

TQ3271 (OFF) NORWOOD ROAD 963-0/36/731 (East side) 27/03/81 West Norwood Memorial Park Tomb of William & Elizabeth Burges

GV II*

Chest tomb. c1855 by William Burgess for his mother, Elizabeth; he was later buried in the same grave. Portland stone. Plain rectangular base with coffin shaped monument having pitched top with carved foliated cross. Graded for historic importance of the famous architect.

----------------------------------------- (off) NORWOOD ROAD SE27 1. (east side) 5023 Tomb of William and Elizabeth Burges in West Norwood Memorial Park TQ 3271 36/731

II*

2. 1855 by William Burges, later himself buried in same grave. Simple grey stone sarcophagus with carved floriated cross on lid. Graded for historic importance of famous architect.

Listing NGR: TQ3242271997

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 17 Greater London - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: TQ 32422 71997

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