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Latitude: 51.5646 / 51°33'52"N
Longitude: -0.0774 / 0°4'38"W
OS Eastings: 533359
OS Northings: 186828
OS Grid: TQ333868
Mapcode National: GBR HC.34Z
Mapcode Global: VHGQM.LXYZ
Plus Code: 9C3XHW7F+R2
Entry Name: Spreat Monument in Abney Park Cemetery
Listing Date: 13 February 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1253452
English Heritage Legacy ID: 436662
Location: Hackney, London, N16
Electoral Ward/Division: Stoke Newington
Built-Up Area: Hackney
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Mary Stoke Newington
Church of England Diocese: London
HIGH STREET N16 (west side)
Spreat Monument in Abney Park Cemetery
Monument to John Spreat (1795-1865) and his wife Ann Elizabeth (1798-1884). 1868-1872 by Alfred Waterhouse, carved by Farmer and Brindley. Stone.
A three-stage monument. A square plinth with clustered engaged corner columns inset with shields has a slightly smaller stage set on it over heavy sloping band and behind single corner columns with carved capitals. This stage with inscriptions to the Spreats on south and west faces. Dog tooth mouldings to frieze and cornice. Top stage a pyramidal cap with broken finial and some mouldings. John Spreat died at Highbury New Town and his monument was erected by his wife.
Listing NGR: TQ3335986828
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