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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: WEST NORWOOD MEMORIAL PARK TOMB OF JAMES KERSHAW

List entry Number: 1263197

Location

WEST NORWOOD MEMORIAL PARK TOMB OF JAMES KERSHAW, NORWOOD ROAD

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: 02-Aug-1993

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 433014

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

LAMBETH

TQ3272 (OFF) NORWOOD ROAD 963-0/32/1141 West Norwood Memorial Park Tomb of James Kershaw

GV II

Chest tomb. c1864 by Alfred Waterhouse. Grey Rubislaw and pink Peterhead granite. Rectangular battered base topped by a pink granite band having carved roundels. Pink granite columns on pedestals support a roundel enriched cornice with massive cross-gable pitched roof, each side with a frieze of crosses in roundels; gable ends with more elaborate crosses in roundels. Cast and wrought iron railings of scroll design with acorn type finials identical to adjacent Elworthy tomb (qv) also by Waterhouse. James Kershaw was an MP.

Listing NGR: TQ3227772080

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 Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 17 Greater London - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England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 32277 72080

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