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Lych Gate to St James's Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Christleton, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1853 / 53°11'7"N

Longitude: -2.838 / 2°50'16"W

OS Eastings: 344096

OS Northings: 365685

OS Grid: SJ440656

Mapcode National: GBR 7D.3742

Mapcode Global: WH88G.C6SD

Plus Code: 9C5V55P6+4Q

Entry Name: Lych Gate to St James's Churchyard

Listing Date: 22 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187242

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55473

Location: Christleton, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Christleton

Built-Up Area: Waverton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Christleton St James

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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3/27 Lych Gate to St.James's


Lych gate : c.1885 by William Butterfield in memory of Harriet
Garnett. Ashlar red sandstone and timber framing with Welsh slate
roof and red tile ridge. Rectangular plan. Gabled stone side walls
are coped and finialled. They have slight buttresses and are pierced
by 2 trefoil headed openings. Roof is supported by 3 arch-braced
timber trusses sprung from stone corbels. The central truss has the
carved memorial inscription. Lych gate contains some simple but
substantial wooden gates with iron strap hinges.

Listing NGR: SJ4409665684

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