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Lych Gate to Church of St Bartholomew

A Grade II Listed Building in Wilmslow, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.3298 / 53°19'47"N

Longitude: -2.2297 / 2°13'46"W

OS Eastings: 384801

OS Northings: 381458

OS Grid: SJ848814

Mapcode National: GBR DYWY.22

Mapcode Global: WHBB7.QKGN

Entry Name: Lych Gate to Church of St Bartholomew

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222473

English Heritage Legacy ID: 414635

Location: Wilmslow, Cheshire East, SK9

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Wilmslow

Built-Up Area: Wilmslow

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Wilmslow St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(West Side)

1/273 Lych gate to Church of
St. Bartholomew.


'Lych gate: dated 1904 possibly by Bodley and Garner in memory of Emery
Bates. Open timber framing on ashlar plinth and Kerridge stone-slate
roof. Plinth has hollow chamfered and bead moulded coping. 3-centred
arched entrance has carved rosettes in the spandrels. To either side
are tall pierced panels (1 restored, 1 vandalised). Tiebeam has
inscription in Medieval script (becoming worn) and dentils along the
top. Gable has S-shaped strutting and carved rosettes on the barge
boards. In each side are 4 more pierced panels (all vandalised) and
inside are stone seats down each side.

Listing NGR: SJ8480181458

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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