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Lychgate About 60 Yards North-East of the Church of St Michael, Bockleton

Description: Lychgate About 60 Yards North-East of the Church of St Michael

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 April 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 150691

OS Grid Reference: SO5932661464
OS Grid Coordinates: 359326, 261464
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2498, -2.5972

Location: Bockleton Road, Bockleton, Worcestershire WR15 8PP

Locality: Bockleton
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR15 8PP

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Listing Text

SO 56 SE
5/4 Lychgate about 60 yards
north-east of the
18.4.66 Church of St Michael
(formerly listed as
two lychgates)


Lychgate. Probably C15. Timber-framed on rubble base with brick repairs
and stone-tiled roof laid in diminishing courses. Roof supported on two
arch-braced and chamfered tie-beam trusses with arch-braced wall-plates
and swept wind-braces. The bargeboards have traceried reliefwork detailing.
There is a central pair of timber gates with old iron latches. The lychgate.
may be reconstructed from parts of the former church porch. (VCH, IV, p 244;
BoE, p 94).

Listing NGR: SO5932661464

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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