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Latitude: 50.8032 / 50°48'11"N
Longitude: -1.0683 / 1°4'5"W
OS Eastings: 465749
OS Northings: 100813
OS Grid: SU657008
Mapcode National: GBR VVN.L9
Mapcode Global: FRA 86NZ.1MJ
Entry Name: Lych Gate with Iron Gates, Kingston Cemetery
Listing Date: 18 March 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387194
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475116
Location: Portsmouth, PO1
County: City of Portsmouth
Electoral Ward/Division: Fratton
Built-Up Area: Portsmouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Portsea St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
SU6500 ST MARY'S ROAD, Kingston
774-1/10/259 (North side)
Lych gate with iron gates, Kingston
Lych gate with iron gates. c1858. Probably by George Rake.
Flint, grey Portland stone rubble, stone dressings. Slate
roof. At centre is a large vehicular entrance with stone
pointed arch and moulded jambs with flanking round attached
columns with the round moulding continuing over arch. Behind
are 2 shorter paired columns at each side supported on stone
corbels. Stone coped facing gable. Stepped clasping buttresses
with rusticated stone quoins each terminating with crocketed
pinnacle. Ornately patterned 2-leaf wrought-iron gate, each
panel with 18 small square pierced trefoil panels with
patterned ironwork with spikes to top panel. Flanking recessed
pedestrian entries each with pointed stone arch and dripstone.
Facing gable with small pediment over each opening. Rusticated
stone quoins with short flanking stepped buttresses.
Wrought-iron gate to each opening, smaller but similar
patterned to centre gates. Rear face of entrance is similar to
front except in lieu of attached columns to centre opening
jambs are plain splayed stone. Centre porch has timber roof
trusses with diagonal boarding and flanking pedestrian porches
have low stone barrel vaults.
Listing NGR: SU6600900822
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