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Lychgate and Boundary Wall on South West and South Sides of St Pancras Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Widecombe in the Moor, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5766 / 50°34'35"N

Longitude: -3.8113 / 3°48'40"W

OS Eastings: 271842

OS Northings: 76770

OS Grid: SX718767

Mapcode National: GBR QD.C4M2

Mapcode Global: FRA 27XJ.T60

Plus Code: 9C2RH5GQ+JF

Entry Name: Lychgate and Boundary Wall on South West and South Sides of St Pancras Churchyard

Listing Date: 3 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242573

English Heritage Legacy ID: 442036

Location: Widecombe in the Moor, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Widecombe in the Moor

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Widecombe-in-the-Moor St Pancras

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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2/262 Lychgate and Boundary Wall
- on south-west and south
sides of St Pancras Churchyard
Lychgate and boundary wall. Lychgate probably late C19; boundary wall C16 or C17.
Granite ashlar, except for the main length of the south boundary wall, of which only
the west end is ashlar, the rest being of rubble. Lychgate consists simply of a
roof supported by stone gable-walls; the roof is slated and has raised copings
corbelled out at the front. Trussed rafter roof with pegged joints. The opening
below is sub-divided by a stone wall about it metres high, (possibly coffin-rest),
this having a capstone with moulded edges. Boundary wall, which is also about 1½
metres high, has a flat coping hollow-moulded on the outer edge; the coping
continues along the western half of the south wall, beyond the point where the
ashlar walling ends.

Listing NGR: SX7185976748

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