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Lych Gate to Church of St. John the Divine

A Grade II Listed Building in Acklington, Northumberland

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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

Plus Code: 9C7W8964+8H

Entry Name: Lych Gate to Church of St. John the Divine

Listing Date: 15 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041919

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236679

Location: Acklington, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

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

Tagged with: Lychgate

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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.

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