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Latitude: 52.4583 / 52°27'29"N
Longitude: 1.7354 / 1°44'7"E
OS Eastings: 653869
OS Northings: 291045
OS Grid: TM538910
Mapcode National: GBR YTL.TV8
Mapcode Global: VHN43.1G9T
Entry Name: The Lychgate at Kirkley Cemetery
Listing Date: 20 January 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1119708
English Heritage Legacy ID: 469206
Location: Lowestoft, Waveney, Suffolk, NR33
Electoral Ward/Division: Kirkley
Built-Up Area: Lowestoft
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Kirkley St Peter and St John
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TM 59 SW LOWESTOFT LONDON ROAD SOUTH
(North West side)
The Lychgate at Kirkley Cemetery
Lychgate. 1880. By JL Clemence. Random stone with stone dressings and timber framing with plain-tile pyramidal roof. Arts and Crafts style. Square plan, the stone walls either side the carriage way having returns, those towards the centre forming a gateway on the London Road side, the others forming the springing point for curved braces. Above the walls rises an elaborate timber-framed superstructure, some of the square panels filled by fretted woodwork either simple panel tracery or quatrefoils. Roof is surmounted by bellcote. Forms a group with North Eastern and South Western Chapels (qv). A large and elaborate lychgate.
Listing NGR: TM5386991045
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