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Latitude: 55.3108 / 55°18'38"N
Longitude: -1.6436 / 1°38'36"W
OS Eastings: 422719
OS Northings: 601917
OS Grid: NU227019
Mapcode National: GBR J7Y1.Y1
Mapcode Global: WHC1Z.QSJ0
Entry Name: Lych Gate to Church of St. John the Divine
Listing Date: 15 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1041919
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236679
Location: Acklington, Northumberland, NE65
Civil Parish: Acklington
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Acklington St John the Divine
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NU 20 SW
ACKLINGTON VILLAGE (South side)
Lych Gate to Church of St.John the Divine
Lych gate as World War I memorial,c.1920. Pegged oak frame, with pebbledashed gable infill, on ashlar base; Lakeland slate roof. Low walls with chamfered coping carry open frame. Arched heads to panels flanking entrance, which has a three-centred arch formed by linked braces; cambered and brattished tie-beam with incised gilded inscription. Ogee-arched cusped bargeboards. Panelled double gates with shaped hinges. Each return shows three open arched panels; rear elevation similar to front.
Stone seats and crown-post roof inside.
Listing NGR: NU2271901917
This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online, the War Memorials Register, and the North East War Memorials Project. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 6 September 2018.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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