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Latitude: 51.7953 / 51°47'43"N
Longitude: 0.0552 / 0°3'18"E
OS Eastings: 541823
OS Northings: 212736
OS Grid: TL418127
Mapcode National: GBR LD7.GR3
Mapcode Global: VHHM5.X40K
Entry Name: Walker Monument in Hunsdon Churchyard Next to Stables North North East of Chancel
Listing Date: 19 September 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1101974
English Heritage Legacy ID: 159953
Location: Hunsdon, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12
District: East Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Hunsdon
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Hunsdon
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 41 SW HUNSDON EASTWICK ROAD
2/11 Walker Monument in
- next to stables
NNE of chancel
Monument. 1881. White limestone, hard plaster mouldings to
surrounding wall. A rectangular Gothic tomb chest obscured by
vegetation within a stone walled enclosure with random squared
rubble walls, freestone quoins, a battered base topped by a heavy
ogee base moulding, a row of 5 trefoil pierced stones in the
middle of the long side, and with a heavy series of plaster
capping mouldings. Sinkings for railing removed. The upper part
of the carved limestone monument is a series of diminishing
weathered courses supporting a foliate recumbent cross carved in
high relief with crockets in a row as a cornice. Lombardic
lettered inscription to Walter family. A splended C19 Gothic
monument of special architectural interest, now sadly overgrown.
Part of a group of memorials and church.
Listing NGR: TL4182312736
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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