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Wynne Ellis Mausoleum at All Saints Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitstable, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.356 / 51°21'21"N

Longitude: 1.0392 / 1°2'20"E

OS Eastings: 611700

OS Northings: 166262

OS Grid: TR117662

Mapcode National: GBR TX1.ZH1

Mapcode Global: VHKJR.Y5QV

Entry Name: Wynne Ellis Mausoleum at All Saints Churchyard

Listing Date: 31 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244859

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468924

Location: Canterbury, Kent, CT5

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Town: Canterbury

Electoral Ward/Division: Chestfield

Built-Up Area: Whitstable

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 16 NW WHITSTABLE CHURCH STREET

904/4/10003 Wynne Ellis Mausoleum
at All Saints Churchyard

II

Mausoleum. 1875 by Charles Barry Junior. Portland stone and cast iron railings. Cella with stepped pyramidal roof. Prominent metope frieze with paterae. Steps leading to vault flanked by rusticated walls. Pylon-shaped doors to vault, with lintel inscribed JANUA VITAE; wooden doors sport WE monogram, with quatrefoil grilles. Dwarf enclosing wall with cast iron railings inscribed CHARLES BARRY and ST PANCRAS IRONWORKS 1875. History: Wynne Ellis (1790-1875) was a London silk merchant and liberal MP, best known for his Old Master collection: see DNB. The mausoleum was built following the death of his wife in 1872. Charles Barry was also engaged on the extensive rebuilding of All Saints Church in 1875-76.

Listing NGR: TR1173766246

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Description

TR 16 NW WHITSTABLE CHURCH STREET

904/4/10003 Wynne Ellis Mausoleum
at All Saints Churchyard

II

Mausoleum. 1875 by Charles Barry Junior. Portland stone and cast iron railings. Cella with stepped pyramidal roof. Prominent metope frieze with paterae. Steps leading to vault flanked by rusticated walls. Pylon-shaped doors to vault, with lintel inscribed JANUA VITAE; wooden doors sport WE monogram, with quatrefoil grilles. Dwarf enclosing wall with cast iron railings inscribed CHARLES BARRY and ST PANCRAS IRONWORKS 1875. History: Wynne Ellis (1790-1875) was a London silk merchant and liberal MP, best known for his Old Master collection: see DNB. The mausoleum was built following the death of his wife in 1872. Charles Barry was also engaged on the extensive rebuilding of All Saints Church in 1875-76.

Listing NGR: TR1173766246

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