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Lych Gate and Mounting Block South West of Church of St Maddern

A Grade II Listed Building in Madron, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1314 / 50°7'52"N

Longitude: -5.5649 / 5°33'53"W

OS Eastings: 145326

OS Northings: 31786

OS Grid: SW453317

Mapcode National: GBR DXMB.KRQ

Mapcode Global: VH059.HYDP

Entry Name: Lych Gate and Mounting Block South West of Church of St Maddern

Listing Date: 7 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70513

Location: Madron, Cornwall, TR20

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Madron

Built-Up Area: Madron

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Madron

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

MADRON MADRON
SW 43 SE
7/160 Lych gate and mounting block
- south west of Church of St Maddern
GV II
Lych gate over style and mounting block. Circa 1903. Built as war memorial
to those who died in the Boer War (1899-1902). Granite ashlar side walls, dressed
granite steps, stile and mounting block. Oak roof structure with open gable
ends carried on paired shaped oak corbels. Dry slate roof.
Rectangular-plan stile with steps at the front, mounting block adjoining at
the right and straight side walls carrying the roof.
The roof structure has 2 trusses with tie beams and crown posts with arched
bracing.


Listing NGR: SW4532631784


This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 13 December 2016.

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

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