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Tomb of a J Beresford Hope, About 1 Metre South West of Christ Church, Goudhurst

Description: Tomb of a J Beresford Hope, About 1 Metre South West of Christ Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169484

OS Grid Reference: TQ7004135188
OS Grid Coordinates: 570041, 135188
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0908, 0.4267

Location: Church Road, Goudhurst, Kent TN17 2SF

Locality: Goudhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 2SF

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Listing Text

TQ 73 NW (east side)

5/134 Tomb of A J Beresford-
Hope, about 1 metre
south west of Christ
Tomb/monument to A J Beresford-Hope and Mildred Beresford-Hope, d.1887 and 1881
respectively, designed by Carpenter and Ingelow, 1882. Freestone and granite with
iron screen. Moulded stone base with 2 identical moulded granite chests, with
bronze inscriptions on top slab. Granite screen to west, with metal details, 2
ties of buttressed and traceried panels with shields, saints and large central
mandorla of Christ in majesty, with ogee shaped head and rosy cross finial with
small painted portrait (of Christ ?). The rear of the screen with medallion
relief of Mildred Beresford-Hope, as a young early Victorian woman.

Listing NGR: TQ7004135188

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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