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Monument to Hermione Beatrice Eckstein in Christ Church Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Maresfield, East Sussex

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Latitude: 51.0219 / 51°1'18"N

Longitude: 0.0887 / 0°5'19"E

OS Eastings: 546584

OS Northings: 126802

OS Grid: TQ465268

Mapcode National: GBR LPK.Z31

Mapcode Global: FRA C62D.VSD

Plus Code: 9F3223CQ+QF

Entry Name: Monument to Hermione Beatrice Eckstein in Christ Church Churchyard

Listing Date: 3 June 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245357

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468699

Location: Maresfield, Wealden, East Sussex, TN22

County: East Sussex

Civil Parish: Maresfield

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Fairwarp Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

TQ 42 NE

Monument to Hermione Beatrice Eckstein in Christ Church churchyard


Graveyard monument. 1930 by Sir William Reid Dick to Hermione Beatrice Eckstein (1893-1945), who laid the foundation stone for the enlargement of Christ Church in 1935. The monument comprises a bronze standing figure of a young woman with outstretched arms in Ancient Greek dress on a stone plinth. The early date of the statue suggests either that this figure was selected as a memorial before her death or that a favourite piece of sculpture was used as a memorial afterwards. One of three Eckstein monuments in the churchyard.
(Sources: Pevsner N: Buildings of England: Sussex: 499)

Listing NGR: TQ4658426802

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