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Isleworth War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Isleworth, Hounslow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4692 / 51°28'9"N

Longitude: -0.3285 / 0°19'42"W

OS Eastings: 516196

OS Northings: 175791

OS Grid: TQ161757

Mapcode National: GBR 6B.5V5

Mapcode Global: VHGR2.8B5L

Plus Code: 9C3XFM9C+MH

Entry Name: Isleworth War Memorial

Listing Date: 3 July 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1380571

English Heritage Legacy ID: 480862

Location: Isleworth, Hounslow, London, TW7

County: Hounslow

Electoral Ward/Division: Isleworth

Built-Up Area: Hounslow

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: All Saints Isleworth

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


TQ1675NW JUNCTION OF SOUTH STREET/TWICKENHAM ROAD
787/24/10104 Isleworth War Memorial
03-JUL-00

GV II

War memorial, in form of clock tower. 1922 by A. P. Green, built by Keates and Company of Hampton, in honour of the 386 Isleworth men killed in the First World War. Tower of Clipsham stone, York stone steps, Portland stone panels. Comprises 29ft high slightly battered tower with clock face to each elevation set on square base of two steps ( 10ft and 11ft square) and surmounted by ornamented stone cross. Chamfered plinth, the main (south) face bearing inscription noting erection by public subscription and unveiling on 22nd June 1922. Tall base with entrance to north elevation, eight panelled oak door in plain architrave with chamfered reveals, giving access to clock mechanism. Other elevations, Portland stone panel each bearing the names of the dead. Entablature with deep cornice, frieze inscribed on each face Isleworth Remembrance in Gothic lettering with the date 1914 - 1918 on the south face. Battered tower, incised at the angles, each elevation with clock face set in reeded bull's eye. Below, on south elevation, Crusader's sword and wreath. Deep moulded cornice. Stone cross. Clock supplied by Messrs. Gillett and Johnston of Croydon. Further memorial slab to 1939 - 45 war dead set against south steps.

[The Middlesex Chronicle, 17th Jan. 1920 ( page 8), 12th June 1920 ( page8), 4th June 1921 (page8), 2nd July 1921 (page7), 7th Jan 1922 (page 8), 27th May 1922 (page 8), 24th June 1922 (page 3). ]

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, 16 February 2017.

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

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