This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SS 44 NE MORTEHOE MORTEHOE
1/209 Lych-gate approximately - 20 metres north-east of Mortehoe Parish Church
Lych-gate to Mortehoe Parish Church 1886 by Edward Burgess. Scantling slate roof with slightly swept up hipped ends and shaped rafter ends, supported on 4 timber posts with short curved braces to each face which sit on wooden wall plates on low rubble walls. Wooden gate of 2 leaves, each leaf of 6 panels, the lower panels are blind with pierced crosses, the upper panels open with marginal slats also pierced with crosses. 5 wide slate steps to front. Large iron lamp bracket in situ.
Listing NGR: SS4571945207
© Dr Barbara Hilton. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Hilton, Barbara
Rights Holder: Hilton, Barbara
Rubble, Slate, Timber, Victorian Lych Gate, Religious Ritual And Funerary
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