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Pair of Mausolea

A Grade II* Listed Building in Egham, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4276 / 51°25'39"N

Longitude: -0.5729 / 0°34'22"W

OS Eastings: 499311

OS Northings: 170807

OS Grid: SU993708

Mapcode National: GBR F96.KYX

Mapcode Global: VHFTP.0CZZ

Entry Name: Pair of Mausolea

Listing Date: 17 August 1989

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242772

English Heritage Legacy ID: 443691

Location: Runnymede, Surrey, TW20

County: Surrey

District: Runnymede

Town: Runnymede

Electoral Ward/Division: Englefield Green West

Built-Up Area: Egham

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Englefield Green

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text


SU 97 SE EGHAM ST JUDE'S ROAD
ENGLEFIELD GREEN

1/94 Pair of Mausolea

GV II

the grade shall be upgraded to grade II*(star).

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SU 97 SE EGHAM ST JUDE'S ROAD
ENGLEFIELD GREEN

1/94 Pair of Mausolea

GV II

Pair of mausolea, c.1860 by E B Lamb, for Fitzroy Somerset family. Limestone and
banded red brick, fishscale and plain tile roofs. Each is rectangular on plan,
with offset buttresses in stone at the angles. Slightly splayed roofs, with stone
copings that to west with fishscale tiles throughout, that to east with plain
tiles to the entrance canopy. That to east surmounted by cross at apex and over
canopy, bolts missing on that to west. Simple chamfered entrance with vertically
boarded door and ornate iron work hinges and door furniture. Moulded timber
bargeboards to canopy. Paired lancets to rear, single lancets to side, glazing
missing, some staybars also missing. Inside single chest tomb. That to east with
plaque to Amy, wife to Henry Charles Fitzroy Somerset, died 26 June 1889. That to
west has three illegible plaques to Somerset family, and wall tablets with texts.
South face carries partly mutilated inscription to Mary Caroline Somerset, only
and beloved daughter of Col Poulett? MP to the County of Monmouth and Barbara his
wife and second daughter of the Lord Char [ ] son of Henry V, Duke of Beaufort
KG born November 29 1852, died Gibraltar December 30, 1862.

Listing NGR: SU9931170807

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

Description


SU 97 SE EGHAM ST JUDE'S ROAD
ENGLEFIELD GREEN

1/94 Pair of Mausolea

GV II

the grade shall be upgraded to grade II*(star).

-------------------------------------------
SU 97 SE EGHAM ST JUDE'S ROAD
ENGLEFIELD GREEN

1/94 Pair of Mausolea

GV II

Pair of mausolea, c.1860 by E B Lamb, for Fitzroy Somerset family. Limestone and
banded red brick, fishscale and plain tile roofs. Each is rectangular on plan,
with offset buttresses in stone at the angles. Slightly splayed roofs, with stone
copings that to west with fishscale tiles throughout, that to east with plain
tiles to the entrance canopy. That to east surmounted by cross at apex and over
canopy, bolts missing on that to west. Simple chamfered entrance with vertically
boarded door and ornate iron work hinges and door furniture. Moulded timber
bargeboards to canopy. Paired lancets to rear, single lancets to side, glazing
missing, some staybars also missing. Inside single chest tomb. That to east with
plaque to Amy, wife to Henry Charles Fitzroy Somerset, died 26 June 1889. That to
west has three illegible plaques to Somerset family, and wall tablets with texts.
South face carries partly mutilated inscription to Mary Caroline Somerset, only
and beloved daughter of Col Poulett? MP to the County of Monmouth and Barbara his
wife and second daughter of the Lord Char [ ] son of Henry V, Duke of Beaufort
KG born November 29 1852, died Gibraltar December 30, 1862.

Listing NGR: SU9931170807

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