LYCHGATE AT APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES NORTH OF CHURCH OF ST MAWNAN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1309937
Date first listed:
10-Jul-1957
Date of most recent amendment:
17-Jun-1988
Statutory Address:
LYCHGATE AT APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES NORTH OF CHURCH OF ST MAWNAN

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Location

Statutory Address:
LYCHGATE AT APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES NORTH OF CHURCH OF ST MAWNAN

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

District:
Cornwall (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Mawnan
National Grid Reference:
SW 78767 27263

Details

SW 72 NE MAWNAN MAWNAN

9/221 Lychgate at approximately 20 metres north of Church of St Mawnan(formerly 10.7.57 listed as Lychgate to North of the Church)

GV II

Lychgate. 1881. Granite and killas rubble with granite dressings. Scantle slate hipped roof. Clay ridge tiles. Plan: Rectangular plan with side walls only. The front and rear of the side walls are returned to enclose stone benches. There is a central coffin rest flanked by grid stiles. Exterior: Single storey. Simple exterior with wide central opening at front and rear. At the front is a pair of low open-panelled wooden gates. Over the front opening is the following inscription in Cornish. "Da thym ythyn nesse the Thu". This has been translated to mean: It is good for me to draw nigh unto God". Interior: See plan. Sources: Church guide.

Listing NGR: SW7876727263

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
66206
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Church of Saint Mawnan Church Guide

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 01 Feb 2003
Reference: IOE01/09760/11
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Rod Allday. Source Historic England Archive
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