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Harvey Family Mausoluem About 5 Metres South South East of Church of St Andrews, Harberton

Description: Harvey Family Mausoluem About 5 Metres South South East of Church of St Andrews

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 101315

OS Grid Reference: SX7785258642
OS Grid Coordinates: 277852, 58642
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4149, -3.7206

Location: Fore Street, Harberton, Devon TQ9 7SF

Locality: Harberton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ9 7SF

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Listing Text

HARBERTON

SX7658-SX7758 HARBERTON
14/411 H a r v e y family
Mausoleum about 5
metres SSE of Church
of St Andrews

GV II

Family mausoleum. Circa 1895 by Harry Hems and Sons (Sculptors) of Exeter.
White marble. Latin cross on stepped standing on a large square plinth
(mausoleum) with gothic arcaded panels to sides. On the east side a flight
of granite steps down to the mausoleum doorway which has bronze gates bearing
family arms and with panel above inscribed "The Family Tomb of Robert and
Alida Harvey of Dundridge".
Inside 3 tombs each with white marble recumbent figure on top of: Robert
(Tito) Harvey died 1895, Sir Robert Harvey died 1930 and Alida Lady Harvey
died 1901.
"All by the firm of Toft but of Italian workmanship" (Pevsner).
Source: Cherry and Pevsner, Buildings of England (1989), page 469.


Listing NGR: SX7785458644

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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