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Latitude: 52.744 / 52°44'38"N
Longitude: -3.9991 / 3°59'56"W
OS Eastings: 265146
OS Northings: 318139
OS Grid: SH651181
Mapcode National: GBR 8W.0212
Mapcode Global: WH56M.J9W6
Entry Name: Lychgate at St Philips Church
Listing Date: 9 November 1992
Last Amended: 31 January 1995
Source ID: 5250
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: The church is reached up a steep lane off the main road; the lychgate is at the entrance to the sloping churchyard.
Community: Barmouth (Bermo)
Traditional County: Merionethshire
Erected 1927 in memory of Catherine Jane Holland, widow of Samuel Holland, MP for Meirioneth (1870-1885); he purchased the Caerdeon estate in 1875 and is himself commemorated by the E window in the church.
St Philip's Caerdeon was built in 1862 for the Rev W E Jelf, an Oxford accademic, to the designs of Rev J L Petit, the well-known architectural writer.
Rubble construction with roughly carved voussoirs to round-arched openings at either end; thick, undressed slate roof with overhanging eaves and exposed rafter-ends. All in similar manner to the church. Seats within and commemorative plaque.
Included for group value with St Philip's Church.
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