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Former Gateway to St Laurences Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Chorley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.655 / 53°39'17"N

Longitude: -2.6327 / 2°37'57"W

OS Eastings: 358277

OS Northings: 417795

OS Grid: SD582177

Mapcode National: GBR BV15.TJ

Mapcode Global: WH97C.JDJC

Entry Name: Former Gateway to St Laurences Churchyard

Listing Date: 21 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072632

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357551

Location: Chorley, Lancashire, PR7

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Town: Chorley

Electoral Ward/Division: Chorley North West

Built-Up Area: Chorley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Chorley St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 5817 MW CHORLEY Corner of CHURCH BROW and
HOLLINSHEAD STREET

10/36 Former gateway to St. Laurence's
- Churchyard
GV II


Wall with doorway to churchyard, Gothick, late C18 or early C19. Brick
and rubble with coursed sandstone facade. A three-bay composition, giving
the appearance of 2 storeys separated by a band; the higher centre is
battlemented, breaks forward slightly, has an arched doorway from the
footpath and a blind quatrefoil above; slightly convex flanking walls have
ogival-headed recesses below the band, and blind cruciform arrow slits
above.


Listing NGR: SD5827717795

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