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Tomb of Esther Offty in St George's Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Cross, London

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Latitude: 51.5261 / 51°31'33"N

Longitude: -0.1208 / 0°7'14"W

OS Eastings: 530463

OS Northings: 182472

OS Grid: TQ304824

Mapcode National: GBR K7.13

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.VWJZ

Entry Name: Tomb of Esther Offty in St George's Gardens

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Last Amended: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378732

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478066

Location: Camden, London, WC1N

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: King's Cross

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Holy Cross Cromer Street

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


HANDEL STREET Tomb of Esther Offty in St George's Gardens

(Formerly Listed as: HANDEL STREET Walls, lodge, cottage and monuments in St George's Gardens)


Monument to Esther Offty. d.1770. Portland stone chest tomb with fielded panels, ledger slab and angle balusters, standing on tall red brick base with stone quoins and plinth. Esther Offty, of Great Russell Street, died aged nine. Located in the centre of the former St George's Bloomsbury burial ground, and one of the most prominent of the surviving tombs there.

Listing NGR: TQ3046382472

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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