Churchyard Lych Gate

Date:
30 Oct 1999
Location:
Churchyard Lych Gate, Feniton, East Devon, Devon
Reference:
IOE01/00176/09
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

FENITON SY 19 NW 7/63 Churchyard Lych Gate -

GV II

Lych gate. Late C19. Timber-framed and limestone ashlar sleeper walls and slate roof. Gothic style lych gate. The 2-bay side walls are panelled below a middle rail and open above with a cusped tracery vallance. The roof is gable-ended, cusped bargeboards each end and the eaves are swept on shaped common rafters. Tie beam trusses form arches each end; the tie beams are cranked and brattished and the space above is filled by narrow struts. The centre bay has cusped tracery in the head.

The double gates are original.

Listing NGR: SY1086699392

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Aaben-Reader_Anthony IOE Records for Aaben-Reader, Anthony; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Anthony Aaben-Reader. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Aaben-Reader, Anthony

Rights Holder: Aaben-Reader, Anthony

Keywords

Ashlar, Limestone, Slate, Timber, Victorian Lych Gate, Religious Ritual And Funerary