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Lych Gate to St Matthew's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckley, Flintshire

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Latitude: 53.1742 / 53°10'27"N

Longitude: -3.0728 / 3°4'22"W

OS Eastings: 328390

OS Northings: 364662

OS Grid: SJ283646

Mapcode National: GBR 72.442C

Mapcode Global: WH776.RGYX

Plus Code: 9C5R5WFG+MV

Entry Name: Lych Gate to St Matthew's Church

Listing Date: 11 August 1997

Last Amended: 11 August 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18756

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Situated at the entrance to a churchyard on the E side of Church Road in the NE part of Buckley.

County: Flintshire

Community: Buckley (Bwcle)

Community: Buckley

Built-Up Area: Buckley

Traditional County: Flintshire

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Designed by Douglas & Minshull and erected in 1902. The roof was originally slated and this was replaced with tiles late C20.


Timber-framed with tile roof. Open lych gate of traditional design, it is gabled with fretted bargeboards, a crucifix finial and cusped open arcading in the gable.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with St. Matthew's Church.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II* St Matthew's Church
    Situated in a churchyard off the E side of Church Road in the NE part of Buckley.
  • II Hawkesbury Hall
    Facing south and reached off the main road west of the common.
  • II The Tivoli
    Situated close to the centre of Buckley, approximately 300m east of the crossroads between the A 549 and the B 5127.
  • II Buckley Town Council Offices and Library
    In the centre of Buckley on the north side of Mold Road near to its junction with the A549
  • II Emmanuel Church
    Situated in a churchyard off the S side of Mold Road in Bistre.

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