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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: BRIGHTON EXTRA MURAL CEMETERY FORD MAUSOLEUM AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1381664

Location

BRIGHTON EXTRA MURAL CEMETERY FORD MAUSOLEUM AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, LEWES ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
The City of Brighton and HoveUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Aug-1999

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 482027

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History

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Details

BRIGHTON

TQ3205NE LEWES ROAD 577-1/24/380 (East side) Brighton Extra Mural Cemetery: Ford mausoleum and attached railings

GV II

Mausoleum of Gerard Ford. 1830-1889. Approx 90 metres east of the cemetery chapel (qv). Dressed stone and polished granite; roof of stone. Gothic style. Pointed-arched entrance with elaborately subordered and gabled porch to east, doors of grey polished granite; clasping buttresses to all corners; the north and south sides have a pair of round-arched panels with engaged columns of pink polished granite, foliage capitals and hoodmoulds, those to the south having inscriptions; west end has a pointed-arched arcade of 6 bays with columns of pink polished granite and a west window of 3 lights and 2 transoms giving the effect of a columbarium; roof of stone slabs, the gable-mouldings missing in places; railings of cast and wrought-iron surround the mausoleum.





Listing NGR: TQ3253105797

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National Grid Reference: TQ 32531 05797

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