LYCH GATE AT ENTRANCE TO CHURCHYARD OF CHURCH OF ST MATTHEW

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1058581

Date first listed: 29-Jan-1987

Statutory Address: LYCH GATE AT ENTRANCE TO CHURCHYARD OF CHURCH OF ST MATTHEW, HIGH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: LYCH GATE AT ENTRANCE TO CHURCHYARD OF CHURCH OF ST MATTHEW, HIGH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Somerset

District: Mendip (District Authority)

Parish: Wookey

National Grid Reference: ST 51834 45817

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History

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Details

ST54NW WOOKEY CP HIGH STREET (South side)

21/164 Lych gate at entrance to churchyard of Church of St Katthow

GV II

Lych gate. 1936, probably for Jubilee of George VI. Rubble plinths with dressed freestone cappings, oak superstructure, shingled roof with bellcast and wheel-cross finials. Medieval style. Massive superstructure with 4-rain posts, archbracing, bridging beams, roof ridge at right angles to frontage; ends of exposed beams carved with grotesque casks. Bridging bear to frontage with inscription:- *M0RS IANVA VITAE". Gates.

Listing NGR: ST5183445817

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 268177

Legacy System: LBS

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