Lych Gate With Steps And Attached Churchyard Wall On 4 Sides Of Yard

Date:
12 Sep 1999
Location:
Lych Gate With Steps And Attached Churchyard Wall On 4 Sides Of Yard, Church Street, Puncknowle, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2 9BL
Reference:
IOE01/00206/34
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.

SY 58 NW PUNCKNOWLE CHURCH STREET, South Side 6/221 Lych Gate with steps and attached Churchyard Wall on 4 sides of yard GV II

Lychgate and attached churchyard Wall. c.C18. Lych-gate has rubble- stone side walls, and a hipped stone slab roof with rough stone benches inside. 7 stone steps up to Lych-gate, c.C18. North side of churchyard has a rubble-stone wall, c.4 ft high, revetting the churchyard, for 30 metres. Rubble wall returns for 20 metres on the east side of yard, then returns for 27 metres on the south side of the yard. Gateway with a 4-centred head re-set giving access to the Manor House. Wall abuts the corner of the manor house. West wall of rubble-stone runs for 23 metres back to lych-gate.

Listing NGR: SY5352988655

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Cantrille_Mary IOE Records for Cantrille, Mary; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mrs Mary Cantrille. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Cantrille, Mary

Rights Holder: Cantrille, Mary

Keywords

Rubble, Stone, Stuart Gate, Georgian Unassigned, Lych Gate, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Wall, Monument <By Form>, Barrier, Steps, Transport, Pedestrian Transport Site, Church, Mixed Cemetery, Cemetery, Funerary Site