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The Lychgate

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Compton, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 51.9946 / 51°59'40"N

Longitude: -1.5825 / 1°34'56"W

OS Eastings: 428765

OS Northings: 232988

OS Grid: SP287329

Mapcode National: GBR 5QM.W5Y

Mapcode Global: VHBZ1.J488

Entry Name: The Lychgate

Listing Date: 2 September 1952

Last Amended: 9 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 306031

Location: Long Compton, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV36

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Long Compton

Built-Up Area: Long Compton

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Long Compton St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

SP2832 (West side)
11/97 The Lychgate
02/09/52 (Formerly listed as "Church
Gate" (cottage) and gateway to


Cottage, undercut to form lychgate. Late C16/early C17. Squared coursed
limestone and some timber framing with rendered and C20 brick infill. Thatch
roof with stone end stack. 2-storey, one-window range with one 3-light casement
to front and two 2-light casements with wood lintels to right facade. Left
facade has remaining wall of a former adjoining cottage. Opening under first
floor has one chamfered spine beam with ogee stop.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.V, p.53; Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p,342).

Listing NGR: SP2876532987

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