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Lychgate 15 Metres to South of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Lesnewth, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6821 / 50°40'55"N

Longitude: -4.6474 / 4°38'50"W

OS Eastings: 213068

OS Northings: 90284

OS Grid: SX130902

Mapcode National: GBR N6.6621

Mapcode Global: FRA 1748.R81

Entry Name: Lychgate 15 Metres to South of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 20 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222608

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68775

Location: Lesnewth, Cornwall, PL35

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lesnewth

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Otterham, Saint Juliot and Lesnewth

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

LESNEWTH LESNEWTH
SX 19 SW
2/103 Lychgate 15m to south of
Church of St Michael
GV II
Lychgate. Possibly C18. Slate stone rubble. The unroofed lychgate forms the south
entrance to the churchyard, piercing the thick stone hedge to the south of Lewnewth
church. The two side walls contain benches and the entrance is divided in the centre
by a low slate rubble pier with flat slate top forming a coffin rest. Slate cattle
grids between central coffin rest and side walls.
Particulary picturesque setting.


Listing NGR: SX1306890284

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

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