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Description: Lych Gate at St Peter's Church (100 Metres to East North East of Chancel)
Date Listed: 31 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159597
OS Grid Reference: TL2979423630
OS Grid Coordinates: 529794, 223630
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8961, -0.1151
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TL 2923 BENINGTON CHURCH GREEN
11/9 Lych gate at
St Peter's Church
- (lOOm to ENE of chancel)
Lych gate. Circa 1919 for Canon Mills rectue in memory of son
and others killed in Great War. Oak timber frame on a knapped
flint waist-high plinth with limestone capping, quoins, and
buttress offsets. Red tile steep roof gabled to front. A
shallow covered gateway with oak boarded double gates, and 2
benches inside. Moulded bargeboards. 2 scissor-braced
principals with ogee braces from corner posts to undersides of
braces. Cusped lozenge-shaped bracing in E gable with raised-
lettered inscription on board with embattled cresting.
Listing NGR: TL2979423630
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Source: English Heritage
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