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

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

List entry Number: 1147902

Location

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

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

County: Devon

District: Torridge

District Type: District Authority

Parish: St. Giles in the Wood

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Feb-1989

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 91858

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List entry Description

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History

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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

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SS 53381 18952

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