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Lady Catherine Stewart Monument

A Grade II Listed Building in Southborough, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1667 / 51°10'0"N

Longitude: 0.247 / 0°14'49"E

OS Eastings: 557195

OS Northings: 143226

OS Grid: TQ571432

Mapcode National: GBR MPC.WSL

Mapcode Global: VHHQ6.7YF0

Entry Name: Lady Catherine Stewart Monument

Listing Date: 10 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084772

English Heritage Legacy ID: 169305

Location: Southborough, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Southborough

Built-Up Area: Southborough

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: St Peter with Christ Church and St Matthew Southborough and St Lawrence Bidborough

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

SOUTHBOROUGH BIRCHWOOD
(OFF HARDINGE AVENUE)
1/1
Lady Catherine Stewart
- Monument
- II

Marble monument erected in 1812 in memory of Lady Catherine Stewart, sister of
Lord Darnley, wife of Brigadier-General Stewart. He was later Marquis of
Londonderry, in succession to Viscount Castlereagh, the Prime Minister, who was
his half-brother. Diagonally-fluted cylindrical column with turned base mounted
on a square plinth. Plain band around middle on which are carved the various
rhymed inscriptions. Column surmounted by flattish urn on a square base.
Enclosed by surround of heavy railings, the individual poles being square in
section with forged arrow-head points. Corner uprights of larger section.
Surround gated. See Colbran's 'Guide to Tunbridge Wells', 1840.


Listing NGR: TQ5719543226

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