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Lych Gate and Churchyard Wall, Incorporating Drinking Trough and Belvedere, to West of St Michael's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Arlecdon, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5648 / 54°33'53"N

Longitude: -3.4681 / 3°28'5"W

OS Eastings: 305174

OS Northings: 519835

OS Grid: NY051198

Mapcode National: GBR 4H6N.ZD

Mapcode Global: WH5Z3.PJRD

Entry Name: Lych Gate and Churchyard Wall, Incorporating Drinking Trough and Belvedere, to West of St Michael's Church

Listing Date: 9 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336007

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76098

Location: Arlecdon and Frizington, Copeland, Cumbria, CA14

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: Arlecdon and Frizington

Built-Up Area: Arlecdon

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Arlecdon St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


6/3 Lych gate and
churchyard wall,
drinking trough &
belvedere, to west
of St Michael's


Lych gate and wall, c1903. Low ashlar wall c3 ft high. Splayed wooden
superstructure to gate stands on battered ashlar plinths with integral stone
benches to their inner returns; woodwork has Gothic cusping and inscription.
Graduated slate roof has cross in small gabled opening to centre front.
Drinking trough in niche to left has semicircular bowl with inscription above.
Belvedere at corner has entrances from roadside and churchyard; 2 circular-plan
projections with stone bench to rear. Castellated snecked rubble wall adjoining
to west of belvedere has drum-shaped end pier with battered plinth and conical

Listing NGR: NY0517419835

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

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