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Lych Gate at Church of St Issui, Partrishow

A Grade II Listed Building in The Vale of Grwyney (Cwm Grwyne), Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8958 / 51°53'44"N

Longitude: -3.0501 / 3°3'0"W

OS Eastings: 327838

OS Northings: 222433

OS Grid: SO278224

Mapcode National: GBR F4.QN20

Mapcode Global: VH78T.2MW2

Entry Name: Lych Gate at Church of St Issui, Partrishow

Listing Date: 19 November 1998

Last Amended: 19 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20888

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: On W side of the churchyard.

County: Powys

Community: The Vale of Grwyney (Cwm Grwyne)

Community: The Vale of Grwyney

Locality: Partrishow

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

Erected in memory of Richard Baker-Gabb of Abergavenny who died in 1919. Possibly also by W D Caroe who restored the churchyard cross in 1918 and the church 1908-9.

Exterior

Arts-and-Crafts style lych gate of snecked rubble stone and gabled stone-tile roof. The interior is barrel vaulted with recesses containing stone benches and an inscription band commemorating Richard Baker-Gabb of Abergavenny (d. 1919). Double wooden gates to the front have cast iron fleur-de-lys finials.

Reasons for Listing

A strong component in the setting of the church, and for group value with other items in the churchyard.

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