LYCHGATE AND ADJOINING EAST CHURCHYARD WALLS OF THE CHURCH OF ST GILES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1147902
Date first listed:
16-Feb-1989
Statutory Address:
LYCHGATE AND ADJOINING EAST CHURCHYARD WALLS OF THE CHURCH OF ST GILES

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Location

Statutory Address:
LYCHGATE AND ADJOINING EAST CHURCHYARD WALLS OF THE CHURCH OF ST GILES

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

County:
Devon
District:
Torridge (District Authority)
Parish:
St. Giles in the Wood
National Grid Reference:
SS 53381 18952

Details

ST GILES ST GILES IN THE WOOD SS 53 18 IN THE WOOD 18/247 Lychgate and adjoining east - churchyard walls of the Church of St Giles

GV II

Lychgate and adjoining churchyard walls. 1877. Lychgate has side sleeper walls of local stone rubble with sandstone ashlar quoins and coping. It is timber framed above. The side walls are an open arcade with trefoil-headed bays. The roof is slate with bands of scallop-shaped slate with crested ridge tiles. It is gable-ended with cusped bargeboards each end and wrought iron apex crosses. Each end are tie beam trusses with king post and curving braces. Original timber double gates with diagonal cast iron grilles over the middle rails and a cast iron crest with fleur-de- lys finials. The floor and flight of 5 steps down to the lane are slate. Each side stone rubble churchyard walls ramp down to revet the churchyard. Source: J Clemens. Church guide (1983).

Listing NGR: SS5338118949

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
91858
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Clemens, J , Church of St Giles Church Guide, (1983)

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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