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West Norwood Memorial Park John and Virginia Schilizzi Tomb Near West Corner of the Greek Burial Ground

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurlow Park, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.434 / 51°26'2"N

Longitude: -0.0969 / 0°5'48"W

OS Eastings: 532387

OS Northings: 172269

OS Grid: TQ323722

Mapcode National: GBR GS.J7R

Mapcode Global: VHGRD.87N2

Entry Name: West Norwood Memorial Park John and Virginia Schilizzi Tomb Near West Corner of the Greek Burial Ground

Listing Date: 27 March 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064995

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204542

Location: Lambeth, London, SE27

County: London

District: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Thurlow Park

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: West Norwood St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

(off) NORWOOD ROAD SE27
1. (east side)
5023

Schilizzi Tomb near west
corner of Greek Burial
Ground in West Norwood
Memorial Park
TQ 3272 32/1122

II GV

the entry shall be amended to read as follows:

TQ3172 (OFF) NORWOOD ROAD
963-0/32/1122 (East side)
27/03/81 West Norwood Memorial Park
John & Virginia Schilizzi Tomb near
w. corner of the Greek Burial Ground

GV II

Sarcophagus with figure. c1908, designer unknown. Pink granite
and polychrome and white marble. Stepped pink granite base
supports veined marble plinth with sarcophagus, both
inscribed; topped by a white marble sculptured, half nude,
languidly seated female figure with flowing robes and veiled
head supported on left hand, abandoning herself to grief. To
the rear, pink granite steps lead down to the vault.

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(off) NORWOOD ROAD SE27
1. (east side)
5023

Schilizzi Tomb near
west corner of
Greek Burial Ground in
West Norwood Memorial
Park
TQ 3272 32/1122

II GV

2.
1908. Polychrome marble on Shap granite vault slab. Long sarcophagus with seated
mourning female figure on top.


Listing NGR: TQ3238772269

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