LYCH GATE, FLANKING WALLS AND GATES ON NORTH SIDE OF CHURCH OF ST PETER AND ST PAUL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1058695
Date first listed:
11-Mar-1968
Date of most recent amendment:
25-Jun-1986
Statutory Address:
LYCH GATE, FLANKING WALLS AND GATES ON NORTH SIDE OF CHURCH OF ST PETER AND ST PAUL, CHURCH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
LYCH GATE, FLANKING WALLS AND GATES ON NORTH SIDE OF CHURCH OF ST PETER AND ST PAUL, CHURCH STREET

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Mendip (District Authority)
Parish:
Kilmersdon
National Grid Reference:
ST 69585 52445

Details

KILMERSDON CP CHURCH STREET (South side) ST65SE 11/164 Lych gate, flanking walls and gates on north side of Church of St. Peter and St. Paul (previously listed with Church of St Peter and St Paul 11.3.68 GV II*

Lych-gate. 1900 by Sir Edwin Lutyens for Hylton family. Coursed and squared rubble, freestone dressings, pyramidal stone tile roof, cruciform finial. A rural style, triangular on plan. Roof supported on 3 triangular section columns; to each side timber soffits; roof of elaborate arch-braced construction. Flanking quadrant walls with copings, incised Latin text. Pair of simple wooden gates to south side; piers with flanking stone benches. Lych-gate symbolizes the Trinity. Stone cobbles set in triangular pattern under Lych-gate.

Listing NGR: ST6958652445

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
267947
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 01 Feb 2003
Reference: IOE01/09819/28
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr Neil Bentham. Source Historic England Archive
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