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Free Standing Wall Monument to Maxton/Holman Families, About 30 Metres West of Church of St Laurence, Ramsgate

Description: Free Standing Wall Monument to Maxton/Holman Families, About 30 Metres West of Church of St Laurence

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 171836

OS Grid Reference: TR3699265350
OS Grid Coordinates: 636992, 165350
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3378, 1.4011

Location: 2 Newington Road, Margate, Kent CT11 0QH

Locality: Ramsgate
Local Authority: Thanet District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT11 0QH

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Listing Text

TR 3665 SE
6/207 Free standing
wall monument
to Maxton/Holman
families, about
30 metres west
of Church of
St. Laurence
Free standing wall monument. Early to mid C18. Stock brick wall, part
rendered, extended with flint. The main section stands about 6 feet
high with, on the eastern face, 2 identical tabernacles, with pedestal,
festooned sides, brackets to open pediments containing winged cherubs
on Rocaille scallops in swan-necked pediment to moulded panel surround,
the earliest date decipherable is 1737. To centre is an early C19
stele-shaped plaque on a bracket. To right a flint walled extension,
with segmentally headed chanelled rendered end wall bearing a plaque
with heavy foliated consoles and segmental pediment with winged cherubs,
trumpets and clouds. Attached to the western face of the main wall is
a plaque similar to the Maxton/Holman plaque; festooned sides, brackets,
open pediment, scalloped panel surround, and a festooned urn.

Listing NGR: TR3699265350

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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