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Lychgate at Church of St Lawrence and Churchyard Wall to West and South

A Grade II Listed Building in Denton, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.452 / 53°27'7"N

Longitude: -2.1125 / 2°6'45"W

OS Eastings: 392624

OS Northings: 395027

OS Grid: SJ926950

Mapcode National: GBR FXPJ.F9

Mapcode Global: WHB9Q.JH8J

Entry Name: Lychgate at Church of St Lawrence and Churchyard Wall to West and South

Listing Date: 27 November 1967

Last Amended: 14 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309198

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212710

Location: Tameside, M34

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Denton North East

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Denton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Denton St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SJ 99 NW

(north side)
Lychgate at Church of St. Lawrence and
churchyard wall to west and south
(formerly listed as
The Churchyard wall to the West and South of the stone
near the Lychgate and Mounting Block)


Lychgate. Late C19. Stone slate roof on timber structure. 2
posts (with later diagonal supports) rise to support a ridge
beam and cross beams which in turn support eaves purlins.
Timber members are chamfered and shaped braces strengthen
the cross beam/post junctions. The hammer-dressed stone
walls have triangular coping stones and at one time included
the stone (now in churchyard) commemorating the school of

Listing NGR: SJ9262495027

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

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