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Lych Gate with Steps and Attached Churchyard Wall on 4 Sides of Yard

A Grade II Listed Building in Puncknowle, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6957 / 50°41'44"N

Longitude: -2.6599 / 2°39'35"W

OS Eastings: 353489

OS Northings: 88663

OS Grid: SY534886

Mapcode National: GBR PR.ZMNT

Mapcode Global: FRA 5797.KLM

Entry Name: Lych Gate with Steps and Attached Churchyard Wall on 4 Sides of Yard

Listing Date: 19 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287945

English Heritage Legacy ID: 401042

Location: Puncknowle, Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Puncknowle

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Puncknowle St Mary the Blessed Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 58 NW PUNCKNOWLE CHURCH STREET,
South Side

6/221 Lych Gate with
steps and attached
Churchyard Wall
on 4 sides of
yard

GV II

Lychgate and attached churchyard Wall. c.C18. Lych-gate has rubble-
stone side walls, and a hipped stone slab roof with rough stone
benches inside. 7 stone steps up to Lych-gate, c.C18. North side
of churchyard has a rubble-stone wall, c.4 ft high, revetting the
churchyard, for 30 metres. Rubble wall returns for 20 metres on
the east side of yard, then returns for 27 metres on the south side
of the yard. Gateway with a 4-centred head re-set giving access to
the Manor House. Wall abuts the corner of the manor house. West
wall of rubble-stone runs for 23 metres back to lych-gate.


Listing NGR: SY5352988655

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

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