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LYCH GATE AND COFFIN REST AT NORTH EAST ENTRANCE TO CHURCHYARD, CHURCH OF ST MARY

List Entry Summary

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

Name: LYCH GATE AND COFFIN REST AT NORTH EAST ENTRANCE TO CHURCHYARD, CHURCH OF ST MARY

List entry Number: 1060511

Location

LYCH GATE AND COFFIN REST AT NORTH EAST ENTRANCE TO CHURCHYARD, CHURCH OF ST MARY

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

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Cheddon Fitzpaine

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-May-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 270552

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History

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Details

ST22NW CHEDDON FITZPAINE CP

CHEDDON FITZPAINE VILLAGE

5/43 Lych gate and coffin rest at North-East entrance to churchyard, Church of St Mary



GV II

Lych gate and coffin rest. Circa 1920. Flat bedded local stone. buttresses, plain clay tile roof. Single storey, one bay; semi-circular headed archway with voussoirs, barrel vault, slab on entrance front incised with celtic cross, Wooden gate on entrance front with wrought iron decorative cresting. Interior: coffin rest, flat bedded local stone, incised slab with a cross of fleur-de-lys. Dedicated as a memorial to the dead of the 1914-18 war, inscribed tablet on interior East wall. In the style of Sir Edwin Lutyen's work at Hestercoabe (qv) but not atributable to him.

Listing NGR: ST2431427609

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 24 July 2017.

Selected Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 15 December 2016 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/214646
War Memorials Register, accessed 24 July 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/72666

National Grid Reference: ST 24314 27609

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