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Bennett Monument About 50 Yards South-East of Church of St Mary, Marden

Description: Bennett Monument About 50 Yards South-East of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 153991

OS Grid Reference: SO5122747021
OS Grid Coordinates: 351227, 247021
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1193, -2.7137

Location: Marden, County of Herefordshire HR1 3EN

Locality: Marden
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR1 3EN

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Listing Text


4/25 Bennett monument about 50 yards
south-east of Church of
- St Mary


Pedestal tomb for Fanny Bennett, died 1842. Sandstone ashlar, moulded base
and capping, pyramidical finial decorated with ball-flower frieze, recessed
inscription panels between corner colonettes supporting acanthus capitals;
fluted frieze beneath cornice also has ball-flower decoration. An interest-
ing early Victorian example of an archaeological design combining established
themes with renewed local Gothic tradition in the form of ball-flowers.
Dwarf wall surround.

Listing NGR: SO5123247021

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Source: English Heritage

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