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Lych Gate to Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in South Weald, Essex

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Latitude: 51.6214 / 51°37'16"N

Longitude: 0.2683 / 0°16'6"E

OS Eastings: 557124

OS Northings: 193832

OS Grid: TQ571938

Mapcode National: GBR WT.DBG

Mapcode Global: VHHN2.LHQX

Plus Code: 9F32J7C9+H8

Entry Name: Lych Gate to Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 9 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208633

English Heritage Legacy ID: 373582

Location: Brentwood, Essex, CM14

County: Essex

Electoral Ward/Division: South Weald

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: South Weald St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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TQ5793 WEALD ROAD, South Weald
723-1/16/292 (North side)
Lych gate to Church of St Peter


Lych gate. 1868. S Teulon, who rebuilt the medieval church at
that time. Oak framed. Roof of C19 flat tiles. 2 bays, 3
principal trusses, crown-posts with upper king struts and
arched braces to collars. Tie-beams cambered and knee braced
to unjowled principal posts. Roof projects with collar purlin
supported by trefoil pierced brackets from crown posts.
Members chamfered with simple run-out stops. Intermediate
common trusses of simple collar rafter type. Barge boards with
pierced decoration of linked quatrefoils and trefoils. Lower
framing onto ground sill on stone base, principal posts with
broach stops, framed side rails and curved tension braces
supporting wooden railings with upper decoration. The lych
gate, the tombstone to Gyver Bridge (qv) and the Church of St
Peter (qv) form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ5712493832

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