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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 MARTHE GOSCOMBE JOHN AND SIR WILLIAM GOSCOMBE JOHN IN HAMPSTEAD CEMETERY

List entry Number: 1322159

Location

TOMB OF MARTHE GOSCOMBE JOHN AND SIR WILLIAM GOSCOMBE JOHN IN HAMPSTEAD CEMETERY, FORTUNE GREEN ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityCamdenLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Jan-1999

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 477376

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Details

CAMDEN

TQ2485NE FORTUNE GREEN ROAD 798-1/23/496 Tomb of Marthe Goscombe John & Sir William Goscombe John in Hampstead Cemetery

GV II*

Headstone and figure. c1923. By Sir William Goscombe John. Bronze figure and stone headstone. Rectangular stone kerbed plot with crazy paved infill. Inscribed steps surmounted by a sculptured bronze female figure, in flowing robes with head covered by an enveloping shawl, moving away from the spectator, her head turned for a final backward glance with fingers of right arm raised to the lips. Forming a backdrop, a square-headed headstone with battered sides and carved segmental shaped cornice with anthemion motifs. HISTORICAL NOTE: Sir William Goscombe John was a Welsh sculptor who worked in the 1890s under Rodin in Paris.



Listing NGR: TQ2487385604

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National Grid Reference: TQ 24873 85604

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