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Latitude: 51.0428 / 51°2'34"N
Longitude: -3.081 / 3°4'51"W
OS Eastings: 324314
OS Northings: 127609
OS Grid: ST243276
Mapcode National: GBR M2.GM8T
Mapcode Global: FRA 46FC.9K9
Entry Name: Lych Gate and Coffin Rest at North East Entrance to Churchyard, Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 17 May 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1060511
English Heritage Legacy ID: 270552
Location: Cheddon Fitzpaine, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA2
District: Taunton Deane
Civil Parish: Cheddon Fitzpaine
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST22NW CHEDDON FITZPAINE CP
CHEDDON FITZPAINE VILLAGE
5/43 Lych gate and coffin rest at
North-East entrance to
churchyard, Church of St Mary
Lych gate and coffin rest. Circa 1920. Flat bedded local stone. buttresses, plain clay tile roof. Single storey, one
bay; semi-circular headed archway with voussoirs, barrel vault, slab on entrance front incised with celtic cross,
Wooden gate on entrance front with wrought iron decorative cresting. Interior: coffin rest, flat bedded local stone,
incised slab with a cross of fleur-de-lys. Dedicated as a memorial to the dead of the 1914-18 war, inscribed tablet on
interior East wall. In the style of Sir Edwin Lutyen's work at Hestercoabe (qv) but not atributable to him.
Listing NGR: ST2431427609
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, 24 July 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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