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Lychgate and Tomb Slab About 10 Metres South-East of the Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Hennock, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6162 / 50°36'58"N

Longitude: -3.6546 / 3°39'16"W

OS Eastings: 283040

OS Northings: 80913

OS Grid: SX830809

Mapcode National: GBR QN.MGS2

Mapcode Global: FRA 377F.VF5

Entry Name: Lychgate and Tomb Slab About 10 Metres South-East of the Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097380

English Heritage Legacy ID: 84574

Location: Hennock, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Hennock

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Hennock St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

HENNOCK CHURCH ROAD (west side), Hennock
SX 8380

10/128 Lychgate and tomb slab
- about 10 metres south-east of the
Church of St Mary
GV II

Lychgate. C19 or earlier. Granite ashlar. Slated roof. Consists of 2 granite
side-walls supporting a roof which appears to have been rebuilt in C20. Approached
by a flight of 5 granite steps from street. Pair of iron gates with spear-heads to
the uprights. Set into the ground under the lychgate, on the west side of the iron
gates, is a re-set granite tomb slab dated 1603 (1604 in modern dating),
commemorating Richard Washer. He was vicar of Hennock 1576-1604, and was buried on
20 March 1603/4.


Listing NGR: SX8303980913

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