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Walls of Former Graveyard on Perimeter of Recreation Ground

A Grade II Listed Building in Prince's, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.493 / 51°29'34"N

Longitude: -0.1184 / 0°7'6"W

OS Eastings: 530718

OS Northings: 178798

OS Grid: TQ307787

Mapcode National: GBR KL.KY

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.WQRT

Entry Name: Walls of Former Graveyard on Perimeter of Recreation Ground

Listing Date: 27 March 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080371

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204394

Location: Lambeth, London, SE11

County: London

District: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Prince's

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: North Lambeth

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

LAMBETH HIGH STREET SE11
1. (east side)
5023

Walls of former
graveyard on perimeter
of recreation ground
TQ 3078 4/745

II

2.
C18 walls of reddish brick with upper part sloped up to coping of bricks on end;
Flemish bound. In north wall three stone-capped piers at intervals; also a pier
at north-east corner of western section. Eastern part of southern range is lowered
and C19 piers and railings added. Eastern wall has lost top courses; the north
end is reduced to a foundation and is not of special interest.
Plaque commemorates gift of land by Archbishop Tenison in 1709 for graveyard,
enlargement in 1814, closure in 1853 and conversion to recreation ground in 1884.


Listing NGR: TQ3071878798

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