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Free Standing Wall Monument to Maxton/Holman Families, About 30 Metres West of Church of St Laurence

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsgate, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3378 / 51°20'16"N

Longitude: 1.4011 / 1°24'4"E

OS Eastings: 636992

OS Northings: 165350

OS Grid: TR369653

Mapcode National: GBR X0L.12K

Mapcode Global: VHMCW.7MLS

Entry Name: Free Standing Wall Monument to Maxton/Holman Families, About 30 Metres West of Church of St Laurence

Listing Date: 4 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336663

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171836

Location: Ramsgate, Thanet, Kent, CT11

County: Kent

District: Thanet

Civil Parish: Ramsgate

Built-Up Area: Ramsgate

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

RAMSGATE HIGH STREET
TR 3665 SE
ST. LAWRENCE
(north-west
side)
6/207 Free standing
wall monument
to Maxton/Holman
families, about
30 metres west
of Church of
St. Laurence
GV II
Free standing wall monument. Early to mid C18. Stock brick wall, part
rendered, extended with flint. The main section stands about 6 feet
high with, on the eastern face, 2 identical tabernacles, with pedestal,
festooned sides, brackets to open pediments containing winged cherubs
on Rocaille scallops in swan-necked pediment to moulded panel surround,
the earliest date decipherable is 1737. To centre is an early C19
stele-shaped plaque on a bracket. To right a flint walled extension,
with segmentally headed chanelled rendered end wall bearing a plaque
with heavy foliated consoles and segmental pediment with winged cherubs,
trumpets and clouds. Attached to the western face of the main wall is
a plaque similar to the Maxton/Holman plaque; festooned sides, brackets,
open pediment, scalloped panel surround, and a festooned urn.

Listing NGR: TR3699265350

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