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Latitude: 51.5909 / 51°35'27"N
Longitude: -0.183 / 0°10'58"W
OS Eastings: 525969
OS Northings: 189570
OS Grid: TQ259895
Mapcode National: GBR CY.DJP
Mapcode Global: VHGQK.S84R
Entry Name: Glenesk Mausoleum, St Marylebone Cemetery
Listing Date: 26 September 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1064757
English Heritage Legacy ID: 199242
Location: Barnet, London, N2
Electoral Ward/Division: Garden Suburb
Built-Up Area: Barnet
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Holy Trinity East Finchley
Church of England Diocese: London
EAST END ROAD (south side), N2
Glenesk Mausoleum St Marylebone Cemetery
Mausoleum. 1899 by Arthur Blomfield for Lord Glenesk. Limestone ashlar gable
stone; slate roof. Rectangular plan. Middle pointed style. Corner
buttresses. 3-bay east and west elevations have 2-light Decorated-style window
set in gabled slightly-projecting central bay flanked by lancets. North gable
has carved panel of Christ flanked by angels and soldiers over inscription and
3-light window of graduated lancets above pointed-arched doorway with foliate
spandrels, set within double-chamfered pointed arch; kneeling figures to finials
of buttresses. South gable has rose window with dogtooth carving, 3-light
window of graduated lancets and kneeling figures to finials of buttresses.
Interior: mosaic tile floor; engaged shafts with moulded capitals to springers
of fine 3-bay vaulted roof with foliate-carved bosses. South end has marble
wall shafts with foliate capitals to rerearch of rose window and fine stiff-leaf
carved frieze over fine inlaid tile reredos and altar. 3 fine Roman-style
sarcophagi to Lord Glenesk (d.1908), son Oliver (d.1905) and wife (d.1898).
Fine stained glass.
Listing NGR: TQ2596989570
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