LYCHGATE IN CHURCHYARD OF ST MICHAEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1138496
Date first listed:
19-May-1986
Statutory Address:
LYCHGATE IN CHURCHYARD OF ST MICHAEL, CHURCH LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
LYCHGATE IN CHURCHYARD OF ST MICHAEL, CHURCH LANE

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

District:
Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Marbury cum Quoisley
National Grid Reference:
SJ5606145671

Details

MARBURY CUM QUOISLEY C.P. CHURCH LANE SJ 54 NE 2/56 Lychgate in Churchyard of St.Michael GV II War Memorial Lychgate. c.1919. Yellow sandstone ashlar with timber upper body and stone slate roof. Side walls of ashlar with ramped walls to each side and ending in piers with octagonal caps with moulded tops. Timber upper body with cambered tie beams to the gable ends at front and rear supported by angle braces inscribed 1914 at left and 1919 at right. The tie beam is inscribed "To : the : glory : of : GOD : and : in : honoured : memory : of : those : of : this : parish : who : gave : / Their : lives : for : their : country : and whose : names : are : recorded : on : the : tablet : in : the : church". King post above this and arched braces with moulded bargeboards and bargepost. The rear has inscribed on the tie beam "Ye who live in mid English pastures green, Remember us and think what might have been."

Listing NGR: SJ5606145671



This List entry has been amended to add the source for War Memorials Register. This source was not used in the compilation of this List entry but is added here as a guide for further reading, 26 January 2017.

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
57078
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Register, accessed 26 January 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/9934

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: 22 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/01725/31
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Howard W Hilton. Source Historic England Archive
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