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Livesey Hall War Memorial, Lewisham

Description: Livesey Hall War Memorial

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1995
English Heritage Building ID: 436246

OS Grid Reference: TQ3652972093
OS Grid Coordinates: 536529, 172093
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4314, -0.0374

Location: A212, Lewisham, Greater London SE6 4HD

Locality: Lewisham
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE6 4HD

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Listing Text


779-/31/10052 Livesley Hall War


War Memorial. Designed and executed by Sydney March of Famborough, Kent; unveiled by Rt. Hon Lord Robert Cecil, 1920. Lifesize female figure of an angel in bronze with arms outstretched upwards and wings spread out horizontally. Figure stands on bronze ball entwined with serpents set on a wreathed base, the whole set on a semi-circular stone plinth. Three steps up to vertically set limestone slabs. These are surmounted by 'Anthemion' scrolls and flanked by simple volutes. Affixed to the slabs, one on each side, are bronze plaques commemorating the employees of the South Suburban Gas Company who lost their lives in the First and Second World Wars.

Listing NGR: TQ3652972093

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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