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Latitude: 54.5454 / 54°32'43"N
Longitude: -1.4749 / 1°28'29"W
OS Eastings: 434067
OS Northings: 516808
OS Grid: NZ340168
Mapcode National: GBR LH4W.HC
Mapcode Global: WHD72.90XR
Entry Name: Lych Gate and Churchyard Wall of Church of St Andrew
Listing Date: 27 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1116208
English Heritage Legacy ID: 350487
Location: Sadberge, Darlington, DL2
Civil Parish: Sadberge
Built-Up Area: Sadberge
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Sadberge
Church of England Diocese: Durham
SADBERGE CHURCH VIEW
NZ 3416 (South side)
15/111 Lych-gate and
to Church of
Churchyard wall and Lych-gate.
1. Churchyard wall. Possibly C18, perhaps incorporating some medieval
masonry. Squared sandstone; west wall mainly squared limestone. Large
squared sandstone coping stones. Wall encloses rectangular-plan churchyard
on all 4 sides. 1.0 to 1.5-metre-tall north section with lych-gate in
centre; 2 stone steps on both sides of wall to east of lych-gate. Lower,
partly-rebuilt east section has ramp down at north-east corner and gradually
increases in height towards rounded south-east corner. 1.5 to 1.75-metre-
tall south section has long, rounded south-west corner. West section of
similar height has rounded north-west corner.
2. Lych-gate. Dated 1898 on rear tie beam. Oak frame and Welsh slate
roof. Gable-fronted. Arch-braced corner posts. Front tie beam, with raised
letters MORS AD VITAM VIA, surmounted by cross. Roof has overhanging eaves
and verges with wavy bargeboards.
Included for group value. The churchyard partly occupies the once-moated
site of the important medieval manor of Sadberge.
Listing NGR: NZ3406716808
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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