All Saints' Churchyard, Edmonton (also known as Parish Church of Edmonton, Parish of All Saints with St Michael)7327

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The churchyard has a number of interesting tombs, including a grave dated 1667 and an 18th-century memorial with a figure of 'Time'. Charles and Mary Lamb lived nearby in 1833 and were buried here in 1834 and 1847 respectively. On one side of the churchyard is a row of almshouses built in 1679, a gift of one Thomas Styles for 12 poor parishioners, now modernised.

History

All Saints' Church was founded here in the 12th century; the current building dates mainly from the 15th century with later restoration and additions.

Visitor Facilities

Opening is unrestricted.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Opening is unrestricted.

Directions

Rail: Edmonton Green
History

Period

  • 12th Century
Contact
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust