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Lych Gate to Church of St Mary and All Saints, and Gates Attached

A Grade II Listed Building in Boxley, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3021 / 51°18'7"N

Longitude: 0.5441 / 0°32'38"E

OS Eastings: 577448

OS Northings: 158958

OS Grid: TQ774589

Mapcode National: GBR PQW.6DP

Mapcode Global: VHJM7.DJ0P

Plus Code: 9F328G2V+RM

Entry Name: Lych Gate to Church of St Mary and All Saints, and Gates Attached

Listing Date: 20 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185729

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173592

Location: Boxley, Maidstone, Kent, ME14

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Boxley

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Tagged with: Lychgate

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(east side)

5/86 Lych Gate to Church of St. Mary
and All Saints, and
Gates attached


Lych gate. Dated 1875. Wood on stone base with plain tile
roof. Low wooden screen on coping of stone walls with roll-
moulded top and incised panels containing openwork circles
circumscribing carved crosses. Bargeboards forming large
trefoil, with recessed cusps to each segment and 3 chamfered
circular holes containing recessed trefoils. Short solid
braces to tie-beams and "wall-plates". Crown strut and queen
post roof with purlins below collar. Curved braces on either
side of crown-strut spring from tie-beam to terminate between
purlins and collar. Dated "In Memoriam January 21st.1875"
on west face of tie-beam. Gates with battlemented top rail.
Listed for group value.

Listing NGR: TQ7733258920

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