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Tomb of Sir Banister Fletcher and Family in Hampstead Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Fortune Green, London

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Latitude: 51.5549 / 51°33'17"N

Longitude: -0.1997 / 0°11'58"W

OS Eastings: 524908

OS Northings: 185536

OS Grid: TQ249855

Mapcode National: GBR C5.NBN

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.H58V

Entry Name: Tomb of Sir Banister Fletcher and Family in Hampstead Cemetery

Listing Date: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322161

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477378

Location: Camden, London, NW6

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Fortune Green

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Luke Hampstead

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/23/494 Tomb of Sir Banister Fletcher and
family in Hampstead Cemetery


Baldacchino memorial. c1899. By Sir Banister Flight Fletcher,
the deceased's son. Stone. Rectangular plan steps with
sculptured figures of seated women in flowing Classical attire
at angles supporting an inscribed plinth surmounted by a
Classical canopy of 4 Ionic columns supporting an entablature,
with projecting cornice, inscribed "Banister Fletcher"; and
formerly crowned by an enriched flaming urn. Beneath the
canopy, an inscribed column with coats of arms, that at the
top set between volutes. HISTORICAL NOTE: Sir Banister
Fletcher was an architect, architectural historian and author
of "A History of Architecture on the Comparative Method". Sir
Banister Flight Fletcher is also buried here.

Listing NGR: TQ2490885536

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