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Latitude: 51.0504 / 51°3'1"N
Longitude: -4.0563 / 4°3'22"W
OS Eastings: 255966
OS Northings: 129904
OS Grid: SS559299
Mapcode National: GBR KR.G077
Mapcode Global: FRA 26DB.MLJ
Entry Name: Lych Gate, Flanking Walls and Terminal Gatepiers at Left End Approximately 12 Metres South of Church of St Peter
Listing Date: 18 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1253810
English Heritage Legacy ID: 437123
Location: Tawstock, North Devon, Devon, EX31
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: Tawstock
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Tawstock St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 52 NE
4/106 Lych-gate, flanking walls and
- terminal gatepiers at left
end approximately 12 metres
south of Church of St Peter
Lych-gate, flanking walls and terminal gatepiers. Lych-gate 1867 by Sir Gilbert Scott.
Flanking walls probably late Medieval origins but with considerable later rebuilding.
Terminal gatepiers probably C18. Lych-gate has stone rubble walls and slate roof
with gable ends supported on braced timber posts of square section. Apex cross
to centre of ridge. Square latticed gates. Flanking walls of stone rubble with
some dressed coping stones. Mounting block to right-hand wall. Terminal piers of
ashlar, square on section with pyramid caps.
Listing NGR: SS5597129902
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