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Wilson Mausoleum to North East of All Saints Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Crofton, Wakefield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6584 / 53°39'30"N

Longitude: -1.4291 / 1°25'44"W

OS Eastings: 437827

OS Northings: 418145

OS Grid: SE378181

Mapcode National: GBR LVG4.D8

Mapcode Global: WHDCC.09RQ

Entry Name: Wilson Mausoleum to North East of All Saints Church

Listing Date: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244857

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468922

Location: Crofton, Wakefield, WF4

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Crofton

Built-Up Area: Crofton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Crofton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Description

SE 31 NE
1666/3/10002

CROFTON HIGH STREET
(northeast, off)
Wilson Mausoleum to north east of All Saints Church

GV
II

Mausoleum. 1912. Polished granite with ashlar and cast iron. Rectangular plan. Main, east, front reached up 3 stone steps, has 3 deeply moulded round arches supported on 4 polished granite Doric columns with central cartouche. Rear, west front identical, though without steps. Side fronts to north and south are similar with wider and higher central arch. Between the columns ornate cast iron railings with double gates to the central eastern arch. shallow arched rectangular dome with 4 deeply moulded stone ribs to each side and 3 polished granite roof panels between. Topped with central urn finial. INTERIOR has ribbed polished granite vault with moulded internal ribs and pendant central boss. White marble kneeling angel carved and signed by Gaffin of Regent Street. 3 white marble tomb slabs to Henry L S Wilson, died 28 Mar 1912; Henry Smythson Lee Wilson of Crofton Hall, died 7 Nov 1921; Elfreda Francis Wilson, died 22 Jan 1922.

Listing NGR: SE3782718145

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