History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Brill, Buckinghamshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.8191 / 51°49'8"N

Longitude: -1.0521 / 1°3'7"W

OS Eastings: 465436

OS Northings: 213815

OS Grid: SP654138

Mapcode National: GBR 9ZR.YN3

Mapcode Global: VHCXK.QJ5S

Plus Code: 9C3WRW9X+M5

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 20 March 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246940

English Heritage Legacy ID: 486906

Location: Brill, Buckinghamshire, HP18

County: Buckinghamshire

Civil Parish: Brill

Built-Up Area: Brill

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Brill

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

Find accommodation in



SP 6513 War Memorial


War Memorial, c. 1920. Portland stone. Cusped cross with crocket finials on tapered column of octagonal shaft with brattishing at capital. Octagonal plinth on stone step set on base of octagonal tiered concrete steps of 3 risers. Plinth with carved inscription on one face: 'JESUS SAID, GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT HE LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS'. Carved names of World War I dead in flanking faces. Opposite side of plinth with later brass plaques on three faces: 'TO COMMEMORATE THE MEN FROM BRILL WHO DIED IN TWO WORLD WARS.' with names of the dead in flanking plaques. Sited in village green enclosed by stone bollards linked with chain.

Listing NGR: SP6543613815

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 11 January 2017.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.