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

A Grade II Listed Building in Goudhurst, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0908 / 51°5'26"N

Longitude: 0.4267 / 0°25'36"E

OS Eastings: 570041

OS Northings: 135188

OS Grid: TQ700351

Mapcode National: GBR NRX.DQT

Mapcode Global: FRA C6S7.N26

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

Listing Date: 22 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084691

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169484

Location: Goudhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN17

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Goudhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

GOUDHURST CHURCH ROAD
TQ 73 NW (east side)

Kilndown
5/134 Tomb of A J Beresford-
Hope, about 1 metre
south west of Christ
Church
GV II
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

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