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Lychgate and Steps South West of Rowsley Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Rowsley, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.191 / 53°11'27"N

Longitude: -1.6205 / 1°37'13"W

OS Eastings: 425454

OS Northings: 366053

OS Grid: SK254660

Mapcode National: GBR 581.YZP

Mapcode Global: WHCDG.22M2

Entry Name: Lychgate and Steps South West of Rowsley Church

Listing Date: 19 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054924

English Heritage Legacy ID: 81745

Location: Rowsley, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE4

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Rowsley

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Rowsley St Katherine

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 26 NE
(East Side)
Lychgate and Steps South
West of Rowsley Church
Lychgate. Mid C19. Coursed squared sandstone and ashlar,
timber superstructure with hipped tiled roof with gableted top.
Built into the hillside. Broad flight of seven stone steps,
flanked by curving coursed stone walls with chamfered copings
and ashlar end piers. Lychgate has two substantial parallel
ashlar walls with vermiculated finish and chamfered coping,
either side of a further flight of five steps. Rectangular
timber superstructure with diagonal curved and cross bracing.
Stop chamfered mouldings. Pair of wooden gates with straight
braces and trefoils.

Listing NGR: SK2545466053

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

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