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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: TOMB OF MARY GIBSON

List entry Number: 1293490

Location

TOMB OF MARY GIBSON, HARROW ROAD W10

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityKensington and ChelseaLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 07-Nov-1984

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 203832

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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

KENSINGTON AND CHELSEA

TQ2382NW HARROW ROAD W10 249/80/34 KENSAL GREEN CEMETERY 07-NOV-1984 TOMB OF MARY GIBSON (Formerly listed as: HARROW ROAD W10 KENSAL GREEN CEMETERY TOMB OF MARY GIBSON)

GV II*

Tomb of Mary Gibson, died 1856. By J S Farley, mason. Carrara marble. Coped coffin with frieze of lilies, placed within an open aedicule carried on twelve Corinthian columns, three per corner, supporting a baldachino of four angels formerly supporting a crown. Stepped base with marble posts. Among the most flamboyant of all Victorian cemetery monuments.

Survey of -London Vol XXXVII Plate 32d. London Cemeteries Hugh Meller plates 15 and 64.

Listing NGR: TQ2342182559

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Meller, H, London Cemeteries, (1981)
'Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England' in Survey of London, ()
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 17 Greater London

National Grid Reference: TQ 23398 82561

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