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Main Entrance Screen and Lodges City of London Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Ilford, London

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Latitude: 51.5582 / 51°33'29"N

Longitude: 0.0442 / 0°2'39"E

OS Eastings: 541807

OS Northings: 186343

OS Grid: TQ418863

Mapcode National: GBR MK.HTX

Mapcode Global: VHHNB.Q37C

Entry Name: Main Entrance Screen and Lodges City of London Cemetery

Listing Date: 25 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080984

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204909

Location: Newham, London, E12

County: London

District: Newham

Electoral Ward/Division: Little Ilford

Built-Up Area: Redbridge

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Manor Park (Little Ilford) St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


Main Entrance Screen
and Lodges
- City of London Cemetery


Main entrance screen and two attached lodges. 1855: William Haywood. Rubblestone
with ashlar dressings. Tiled roofs with fishscale decoration to Lodges. Perpen-
dicular Gothic. Gabled entrance screen of three arches, with triple ogee-canopied
niches over, carrying City of London crest and two dragons. To either side piers
and iron railings forming semicircular forecourt. End piers to road circular with
conical tops. The north-western lodge is two storeyed, pitched roofed with gable
to the right, small, recessed, central tower with pyramidal spire and single storeyed
wing with oriel to the left. Perpendicular tracery to windows. (Later extension
to left of no interest). Tall stack with triple Tudor chimneys to right. This
lodge faces a second, to the south-east. Similar picturesque composition, with
gable, tower and oriel window (here two, instead of three sides). Single storeyed
block to right with wooden traceried windows. Stack to left of gable with two Tudor
chimney pots.

Listing NGR: TQ4180786343

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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