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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.


List entry Number: 1116280



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

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Long Compton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Sep-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Apr-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 306031

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LONG COMPTON MAIN STREET SP2832 (West side) 11/97 The Lychgate 02/09/52 (Formerly listed as "Church Gate" (cottage) and gateway to churchyard)


Cottage, undercut to form lychgate. Late C16/early C17. Squared coursed limestone and some timber framing with rendered and C20 brick infill. Thatch roof with stone end stack. 2-storey, one-window range with one 3-light casement to front and two 2-light casements with wood lintels to right facade. Left facade has remaining wall of a former adjoining cottage. Opening under first floor has one chamfered spine beam with ogee stop. (V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.V, p.53; Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p,342).

Listing NGR: SP2876532987

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W , The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1949), 53
Pevsner, N, Wedgwood, A, The Buildings of England: Warwickshire, (1966), 342

National Grid Reference: SP 28765 32987


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