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Lychgate of Church of St Trillo

A Grade II Listed Building in Rhos-on-Sea, Conwy

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3094 / 53°18'33"N

Longitude: -3.7541 / 3°45'14"W

OS Eastings: 283220

OS Northings: 380598

OS Grid: SH832805

Mapcode National: GBR 2Z75.1D

Mapcode Global: WH655.92KR

Entry Name: Lychgate of Church of St Trillo

Listing Date: 21 June 1950

Last Amended: 9 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 144

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: The main gateway into the churchyard.

County: Conwy

Community: Rhos-on-Sea (Llandrillo-yn-Rhos)

Community: Rhos-on-Sea

Locality: Rhos on Sea

Built-Up Area: Colwyn Bay

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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History

Dated 1677, on a plaque largely defaced but originally inscribed with the names of Henry Vaughan and Owen Williams, churchwardens, Restored in 1907, the wooden gate on the outer face was probably added at this time.

Exterior

A plain gabled porch of rough rubble stone with slate roof. Round-headed archway in each gable end.

Reasons for Listing

A rare example of a C17 lychgate which is an important component in the context of the church of Saint Trillo.

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