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Lychgate and Remains of Cross South East of Church of St Mary, North Huish

Description: Lychgate and Remains of Cross South East of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 101393

OS Grid Reference: SX7115956539
OS Grid Coordinates: 271159, 56539
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3946, -3.8140

Location: North Huish, Devon TQ10 9NQ

Locality: North Huish
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ10 9NQ

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Listing Text

Lychgate and remains
of cross SE of Church
9.2.61 of St Mary


Lychgate and reused churchyard cross. Probably late C17 or early C18; the
cross is probably medieval. It is an open lychgate with granite ashlar
rectangular end piers with narrow pilaster buttresses on the outer side of
each pier with granite weathering at the top of each buttress. The piers
support a hipped slate roof, the timber structure of which has been much
renewed if not entirely replaced in the late C19. The roof is supported at
the middle of the east side by a slender octagonal granite post which appears
to be a churchyard cross, the arms of the cross having been cut off. Inside
the lychgate is a circa C19 low stone wall with iron railings above and a C20

Listing NGR: SX7115956539

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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