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Tomb of Robert Smirke

A Grade II Listed Building in Kensal Green, London

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Latitude: 51.5296 / 51°31'46"N

Longitude: -0.2246 / 0°13'28"W

OS Eastings: 523249

OS Northings: 182681

OS Grid: TQ232826

Mapcode National: GBR BD.81V

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.2T38

Entry Name: Tomb of Robert Smirke

Listing Date: 13 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1389214

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487849

Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W10

County: London

District: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Kensal Green

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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Listing Text


249/80/96 Kensal Green Cemetery
13-JUN-01 Tomb of Robert Smirke


Tomb of Robert Smirke, died 1845. Carrara marble headstone with circular niche containing a frontal bust within wreath surround, with coped ledger in front. History: Smirke, father of the architect Sir Robert Smirke, was a prominent Royal Academician and painter of religious and literary scenes.

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