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Lychgate and Attached Railings About 30 Metres South of Church of St Germans

A Grade II Listed Building in St Germans, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.3965 / 50°23'47"N

Longitude: -4.3101 / 4°18'36"W

OS Eastings: 235908

OS Northings: 57728

OS Grid: SX359577

Mapcode National: GBR NN.SGPZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 18V0.4P6

Entry Name: Lychgate and Attached Railings About 30 Metres South of Church of St Germans

Listing Date: 9 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311288

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62088

Location: St. Germans, Cornwall, PL12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Germans

Built-Up Area: St Germans

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Germans Group Parish

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SX 35 NE
St Germans
7/91 Lychgate and attached railings
about 30 metres south of Church of
St Germanus


Lychgate and attached railings. Mid C19. Greenstone coursed rubble with limestone
dressings; slate roof. Railings in cast iron.
The railings run south east from the lychgate and form the boundary to the churchyard
along Church Street.
The lychgate has buttresses, 4-centred arched gateway to east and west with hood
mould. On the west side, there are 3 blind lancets in the gable, which has raised
coped verges and finial. 3 cusped lancets to south. Wrought iron gates across the
west entrance.
Interior: Stone benches with granite seats to sides. Common rafter roof.
Railings attached to lychgate, extend for about 50 metres. Fluted stanchions with
urn finials, mid and top rails with trefoil finials.

Listing NGR: SX3601557624

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