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Tomb of John Collett

A Grade II Listed Building in Queens Park, London

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Latitude: 51.5289 / 51°31'44"N

Longitude: -0.2224 / 0°13'20"W

OS Eastings: 523408

OS Northings: 182607

OS Grid: TQ234826

Mapcode National: GBR BD.8MN

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.3T9T

Plus Code: 9C3XGQHH+H3

Entry Name: Tomb of John Collett

Listing Date: 7 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1358177

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203827

ID on this website: 101358177

Location: Kensal Green Cemetery, Kensal Green, Kensington and Chelsea, London, W10

County: London

District: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Queens Park

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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07-Nov-1984 Tomb of John Collett


Tomb of John Collett (deceased 1866). Circa 1840, erected in memory of Collett's first wife, Emma. Aedicule on base. Base consists of chest with panelled angle pilasters. Doric aedicule with entablature and pedimental roof carried on fluted columns, enclosing an inner unadorned block. Outer rails and posts also of Portland stone. A distinguished late Neo-classical monument, showing the influence of French exemplars. History: Collett was a Whig/ Liberal MP who shot himself in 1866.
Survey of London Vol XXXVII Plate 32b.

Listing NGR: TQ2341082605

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