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Lych Gate About 90 Yards South-South-East of the Church of St George, Woolhope

Description: Lych Gate About 90 Yards South-South-East of the Church of St George

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 152937

OS Grid Reference: SO6117435698
OS Grid Coordinates: 361174, 235698
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0183, -2.5672

Location: Canwood, Woolhope, County of Herefordshire HR1 4QR

Locality: Woolhope
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR1 4QR

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Listing Text

SO 63 NW

4/270 Lychgate about 90 yards
south-south-east of the
Church of St George


Lychgate. Probably C17, restored in late C19 to early C20. Sandstone side
plinths, timber-framed with stone slate roof. One bay aligned north/south.
South elevation: corner posts with restored pegged angle struts to tie-beam
from which scissor-braces support principals; gates, probably C18 with con-
temporary hinges, plate and handle. Side walls have posts and panels, probably
c1900. Matching rear truss to north is only slightly restored though inner
gates beneath are probably C20. (RCHM Vol II, p 221).

Listing NGR: SO6117435698

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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