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© Mr Martin Malies

IoE Number: 388208
Location: PEACOCK MAUSOLEUM TO WEST OF BROOKFIELD UNITARIAN CHURCH, HYDE ROAD (south side)
  MANCHESTER, MANCHESTER, GREATER MANCHESTER
Photographer: Mr Martin Malies
Date Photographed: 25 September 1999
Date listed: 03 October 1974
Date of last amendment: 06 June 1994
Grade II*

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MANCHESTER SJ89NE HYDE ROAD, Gorton South 698-1/5/702 (South side) 03/10/74 Peacock mausoleum to west of Brookfield Unitarian Church (Formerly Listed as: HYDE ROAD, Gorton (South side) Mausoleum in churchyard to west of Brookfield Unitarian Church) GV II* Mausoleum. Commemorates Joseph Peacock (d.1875), son of Richard Peacock (founder and benefactor of Brookfield Unitarian Church). White stone. Rectangular plan. Gothic style. Four-step base, plinth with raised lettering; large 3-bay shrine in French Gothic style with gabled buttresses and bays enriched with carving including human heads, bats, and ivy leaves, each bay having a 2-centred arch of 2 lights with slender shafts, a roundel in the head, and gablet. Statues at the corners on slender pedestals and protected by cusped canopies, decorated like the gablets. Steeply-pitched roof of the same material. Forms part of group which includes Brookfield Unitarian Church (q.v.), Lodge to church (q.v.), and former Sunday School (q.v.).

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