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Lychgate to St Michael's Churchyard

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2788 / 53°16'43"N

Longitude: -2.5784 / 2°34'42"W

OS Eastings: 361528

OS Northings: 375911

OS Grid: SJ615759

Mapcode National: GBR BZFJ.KC

Mapcode Global: WH994.CVF9

Plus Code: 9C5V7CHC+GJ

Entry Name: Lychgate to St Michael's Churchyard

Listing Date: 18 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1228449

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402991

Location: Little Leigh, Cheshire West and Chester, CW8

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Little Leigh

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Aston St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

LITTLE LEIGH C.P. CHURCH ROAD
SJ 67 NW (North Side)

2/44 Lychgate to St.Michael's
Churchyard
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GV II

Lychgate: dated 1882. Open timber framing and hipped Lakeland slate
roof. Chamfered stone base carries heavy timber posts with curving
cross bracing. Bressumer between is dated 1882 to the front and is
inscribed in applique Gothick lettering to the rear:

I AM THE RESURRECTION AND THE LIFE.

Parallel rafters form the roof. Between are a pair of wooden gates
with iron strap hinges and shaped splat balusters in the top panels.

Included for group value only.


Listing NGR: SJ6152875911

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

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