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Lychgate About 60 Yards North-East of the Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Bockleton, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.2498 / 52°14'59"N

Longitude: -2.5972 / 2°35'49"W

OS Eastings: 359326

OS Northings: 261464

OS Grid: SO593614

Mapcode National: GBR FR.0DBZ

Mapcode Global: VH84R.XQT4

Plus Code: 9C4V6CX3+W4

Entry Name: Lychgate About 60 Yards North-East of the Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 18 April 1966

Last Amended: 24 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082475

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150691

Location: Bockleton, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR15

County: Worcestershire

Civil Parish: Bockleton

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Bockleton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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SO 56 SE
5/4 Lychgate about 60 yards
north-east of the
18.4.66 Church of St Michael
(formerly listed as
two lychgates)


Lychgate. Probably C15. Timber-framed on rubble base with brick repairs
and stone-tiled roof laid in diminishing courses. Roof supported on two
arch-braced and chamfered tie-beam trusses with arch-braced wall-plates
and swept wind-braces. The bargeboards have traceried reliefwork detailing.
There is a central pair of timber gates with old iron latches. The lychgate.
may be reconstructed from parts of the former church porch. (VCH, IV, p 244;
BoE, p 94).

Listing NGR: SO5932661464

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