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Lychgate and War Memorial to Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Rolleston on Dove, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.8466 / 52°50'47"N

Longitude: -1.6516 / 1°39'5"W

OS Eastings: 423563

OS Northings: 327735

OS Grid: SK235277

Mapcode National: GBR 5D8.H8G

Mapcode Global: WHCFZ.LQR2

Entry Name: Lychgate and War Memorial to Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 26 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038461

English Heritage Legacy ID: 273642

Location: Rolleston on Dove, East Staffordshire, Staffordshire, DE13

County: Staffordshire

District: East Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Rolleston on Dove

Built-Up Area: Rolleston on Dove

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Rolleston St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SK 22 NW
- Lychgate and War
Memorial to Church
of St Mary

Lychgate and war memorial. Circa 1920. Sandstone ashlar plinth to timber
frame; tiled roof. Single storey gable faces road front with centre post
and ogee-curved struts, cusped bargeboards and cambered brattished tie over
segmental arch entry with carved spandrels; chamfered-top plinth rises up
to within 600mm of tie beam with small fretted panels either side of entry
let into the small space to the side wall framing; side elevations also
have carved fretted panels between frame. Painted memorial descriptions
on interior members. Forms road frontage of otherwise rather bare north
approach to church.

Listing NGR: SK2356527734

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 19 January 2017.

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

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