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Lych Gate Approximately 20 Metres South of South Porch of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Atherington, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9899 / 50°59'23"N

Longitude: -4.0087 / 4°0'31"W

OS Eastings: 259118

OS Northings: 123092

OS Grid: SS591230

Mapcode National: GBR KT.KSC6

Mapcode Global: FRA 26HH.G3X

Entry Name: Lych Gate Approximately 20 Metres South of South Porch of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 18 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1261811

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436610

Location: Atherington, North Devon, Devon, EX37

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Atherington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Atherington St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

ATHERINGTON ATHERINGTON
SS 52 SE
5/24 Lych gate approximately 20 metres
- south of south porch of Church of
St Mary
GV II

Lych gate. c.1880. Ashlar, gableted tiled roof. Rectangular on plan with gates
to front end. Ashlar side walls divided internally into 2 bays, the inner bay
incorporating stone seats to each side. 3 crown-post trusses, those at each end
with 3 trefoil-headed light timber openings to each gablet, carried on inner wall
plates with ogee bracing and outer wall plates supported on short timber arcading
of 4 bays with ogee cusped heads and tracery of trefoil-headed lights. Low central
stone slat dividing walkway. Double gates at front end with turned spindles to the
upper stages and plank lower stage with bracing and large iron strap hinges.


Listing NGR: SS5911823092

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Description

ATHERINGTON ATHERINGTON
SS 52 SE
5/24 Lych gate approximately 20 metres
- south of south porch of Church of
St Mary
GV II

Lych gate. c.1880. Ashlar, gableted tiled roof. Rectangular on plan with gates
to front end. Ashlar side walls divided internally into 2 bays, the inner bay
incorporating stone seats to each side. 3 crown-post trusses, those at each end
with 3 trefoil-headed light timber openings to each gablet, carried on inner wall
plates with ogee bracing and outer wall plates supported on short timber arcading
of 4 bays with ogee cusped heads and tracery of trefoil-headed lights. Low central
stone slat dividing walkway. Double gates at front end with turned spindles to the
upper stages and plank lower stage with bracing and large iron strap hinges.


Listing NGR: SS5911823092

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