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Herkomer Monument About 20 Metres North of Tower of Church of St James

A Grade II Listed Building in Bushey, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6446 / 51°38'40"N

Longitude: -0.3682 / 0°22'5"W

OS Eastings: 513007

OS Northings: 195239

OS Grid: TQ130952

Mapcode National: GBR 54.1VF

Mapcode Global: VHFSM.KXQM

Entry Name: Herkomer Monument About 20 Metres North of Tower of Church of St James

Listing Date: 12 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103605

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164154

Location: Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, WD23

County: Hertfordshire

District: Hertsmere

Electoral Ward/Division: Bushey St James

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bushey

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bushey

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TQ 1395 BUSHEY HIGH STREET
(South side)
Bushey

13/106 Herkomer Monument about
20m N of tower of
Church of St. James

GV II


Chest tomb to Sir Hubert von Herkomer, d.1914, Lulu his wife, d.1885, and
Lorenz Herkomer, d.1888. Faculty for tomb given 1887. Probably designed
by Herkomer. Bavarian tufa with copper panels. 2 steps up to base.
Engaged shafts at corners. Long sides have roll moulded segmental arches
to recesses holding inscribed copper panels. Blank round headed arches
to short sides. Moulded cornice, shallow pyramidal top.


Listing NGR: TQ1300795239

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

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