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Lych Gate in Churchyard of St Wilfred

A Grade II Listed Building in Davenham, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.237 / 53°14'13"N

Longitude: -2.5063 / 2°30'22"W

OS Eastings: 366301

OS Northings: 371230

OS Grid: SJ663712

Mapcode National: GBR 7T.03Q9

Mapcode Global: WH99C.GWQS

Entry Name: Lych Gate in Churchyard of St Wilfred

Listing Date: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310546

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57304

Location: Davenham, Cheshire West and Chester, CW9

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Davenham

Built-Up Area: Northwich

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Davenham St Wilfrid

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

DAVENHAM C.P. CHURCH STREET
SJ 67 SE
2/25 Lych gate in Churchyard
of St Wilfred
-
G.V. II
Lych gate. Late C19. Red sandstone ashlar with timber superstructure
and plain tile roof. Road Front: Ashlar plinth with chamfered top.
Lateral posts above this with bead moulding to inner edges, four
centred arch over with continuation of bead mould. Inscription to
arch bressumer reading GRANT O LORD THAT THROUGH THE GRAVE/AND GATES
OF DEATH/WE MAY PASS TO OUR JOYFUL RESURRECTION. Brattished band
above and decorated open framing to gable. Moulded bargeboards to
either side. Left and right hand reveals each have three square posts
with ramped lower buttressing pieces. Arched braces between. This
item is included for group value with church.


Listing NGR: SJ6630171230

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