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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: RAIKES MAUSOLEUM IN ST MARY'S CHURCHYARD

List entry Number: 1183475

Location

RAIKES MAUSOLEUM IN ST MARY'S CHURCHYARD, HIGH ROAD E18

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityRedbridgeLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1979

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 204826

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History

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Details

HIGH ROAD 1. 5027 E18 Raikes Mausoleum in St Mary's Churchyard TQ 3990 11/C II* GV 2. Circa 1797. Neo-classical mausoleum somewhat in the Soane manner. Square. Of Portland stone. Primitive segmental pediment on each elevation; blank walls except for south side where there is a sealed entrance. Crisply carved oval sarcophagus on top with square feet, fluted sides and ring handles. Panels with epitaphs. One reads "Sacred to the memory of Martha Pelly the wife of Wm Raikes Esq of this parish, in whom the conjugal, parental and all the relative virtues were heightened by the advantages of a superior understanding". Mr Raikes was a director of the Bank of England.

Listing NGR: TQ3999090737

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National Grid Reference: TQ 39990 90737

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