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Tomb of James Combe

A Grade II Listed Building in Queens Park, Kensington and Chelsea

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Latitude: 51.5284 / 51°31'42"N

Longitude: -0.2218 / 0°13'18"W

OS Eastings: 523445

OS Northings: 182550

OS Grid: TQ234825

Mapcode National: GBR BD.GR3

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.3VL7

Plus Code: 9C3XGQHH+97

Entry Name: Tomb of James Combe

Listing Date: 13 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246095

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487684

Location: Dalgarno, Kensington and Chelsea, London, W10

County: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Queens Park

Built-Up Area: Brent

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Michaell and All Angels Ladbroke Grove

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


249/80/25 Kensal Green Cemetery
13-JUN-01 Tomb of James Combe


Mausoleum of James Combe and wife. 1852 by A. MacDonald of Aberdeen. Pink Peterhead and grey mausoleum on two-stage base, Cell with framed door and lozenge containing IHS emblem on east side; angle-set corner buttresses with acroterion finials, cross-surmounted eared sarcophagus on top. An early and flamboyant example of machine-polished Scottish granite, prominently sited, erected in memory of Combe's wife. See The Builder 2 September 1854, 460.

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