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Latitude: 51.5286 / 51°31'42"N
Longitude: -0.222 / 0°13'19"W
OS Eastings: 523436
OS Northings: 182572
OS Grid: TQ234825
Mapcode National: GBR BD.GPY
Mapcode Global: VHGQR.3VH2
Entry Name: Tomb of Martha Ross
Listing Date: 13 June 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1246097
English Heritage Legacy ID: 487686
Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W10
District: 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
KENSINGTON AND CHELSEA
TQ2382NW HARROW ROAD W10
249/80/27 Kensal Green Cemetery
13-JUN-01 Tomb of Martha Ross
Mausoleum of Martha Ross, died 1860. Gothic mausoleum of Bath stone with Portland statuettes and Serpentine shafts. West elevation has a blocked arched doorcase below a cinquefoil panel containing an armorial achievement in mosaic with the motto THINK ON. Side walls of three bays, each bay with a gabled opening of paired lancet windows (blocked) carried on Serpentine shafts, over a lower opening with inscription panels of green granite set below a depressed arch; each bay divided by a small buttress culminating with a finial in the form of an angel (some missing). North wall consists of an arched window (blocked) consisting of two lancets carried on Serpentine shafts, over a lower opening with inscription panel; gable contains a cinquefoil panel inset with marble. Remains of stencilled decoration inside.
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