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Latitude: 50.1185 / 50°7'6"N
Longitude: -5.4768 / 5°28'36"W
OS Eastings: 151556
OS Northings: 30055
OS Grid: SW515300
Mapcode National: GBR DXVC.J48
Mapcode Global: VH130.09Z0
Entry Name: The Cemetery Lych Gate and Adjoining Cemetery Walls
Listing Date: 9 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1159899
English Heritage Legacy ID: 69949
Location: St. Michael's Mount, Cornwall, TR17
Civil Parish: St. Michael's Mount
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
MARAZION ST MICHAEL'S MOUNT
4/39 The Cemetery Lych Gate and
adjoining cemetery walls
Lychgate and garden walls. Built in 1889 as memorial to Sir Edward St Aubyn and Emma
his wife for their 7 children. Granite ashlar with granite dressings and corbelled
granite roof with gable ends. Iron gates.
Plan: square plan with doorways north and south, central coffin rest and side
benches. Corner buttresses. Gothic style. Cemetary walls adjoin set back to left
and at right angles (approximately) to the south-west corner and enclose a
Exterior : Similar gable ends north and south: the north entrance gable end has
double-chamfered 2-centred arch over chamfered responds; above the doorway an arched
niche with statue. Hoodmoulds. The gable coping is surmounted by a Celtic cross;
each gable is flanked by integral weathered buttresses and there are projecting
weathered buttresses with cusped gablets on either side of the doorway. Cobbled
forecourt in front with dressed granite border.
Horizontally-coursed granite ashlar cemetary walls with roll-moulded granite copings.
The wall steps up to follow the slope of the land.
Listing NGR: SW5155530052
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