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Latitude: 53.2166 / 53°12'59"N
Longitude: -3.8337 / 3°50'1"W
OS Eastings: 277658
OS Northings: 370406
OS Grid: SH776704
Mapcode National: GBR 62.1C7J
Mapcode Global: WH65J.2DQY
Entry Name: Lychgate at Church of St Mary with churchyard walls including former Bierhouse and store
Listing Date: 13 October 1966
Last Amended: 21 February 1996
Source ID: 17009
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: Occupying the NE corner of the former Roman fort of Canovium; accessed via a metalled lane running E from the B5106 Bettws-y-Coed to Conwy road. The lychgate fronts the churchyard to the W, in the ce
Built-Up Area: Conwy
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Early C18 gabled lychgate; of rubble with renewed, slated roof. Oak lintels over plain E and W openings, the former wider; pegged oak frame and C20 gates to W side. At ground level on the S face, a stone inscribed with date 1728 and (churchwardens) initials: KR, TP, TR.
Rubble churchyard walls, uncoped and of irregular height; these include a quantity of squared red sandstone blocks which are probably re-used Roman material from the site. In the NW corner a former bierhouse, gabled to E and W and of rubble and slate construction as before; plain opening to W with modern horizontal boarding. At the SW corner a small store, construction as before; plain boarded door on churchyard side.
Included for group value with the Church of St Mary.
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