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Lych Gate to Church of St Mary and St Peter

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kelsale cum Carlton, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2325 / 52°13'56"N

Longitude: 1.4954 / 1°29'43"E

OS Eastings: 638783

OS Northings: 265120

OS Grid: TM387651

Mapcode National: GBR XQ6.0WG

Mapcode Global: VHM7N.V4XX

Entry Name: Lych Gate to Church of St Mary and St Peter

Listing Date: 27 July 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030671

English Heritage Legacy ID: 285647

Location: Kelsale cum Carlton, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP17

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Kelsale cum Carlton

Built-Up Area: Carlton (Suffolk Coastal)

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Kelsale St Mary and St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

The following building:-


5/52 Lych Gate to Church
of St Mary & St Peter


shall be upgraded to Grade II* (star).



5/52 Lych Gate to
Church of St.
Mary & St.Peter


Lych gate. 1890 by E.S. Prior for the then rector, Rev. George
Irving Davies. Timber framed on a stone and flint plinth,
plaintiled roof. The uprights each side of the entrance have
buttresses carved in the manner of medieval crown posts; shallow
arched tie beam carved with the words 'Come unto me ye weary and
I will give you rest'. The roof has a sweeping curve over the
entrance front with a tall pointed section enclosing a niche
which is now empty; carved fascia board; the rear of the roof is
half hipped.

Listing NGR: TM3878365120

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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