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Description: Lychgate to Churchyard of Church of St Martin
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162874
OS Grid Reference: TL1787624757
OS Grid Coordinates: 517876, 224757
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9089, -0.2878
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TL 1724 PRESTON CHURCH LANE
8/82 Lych Gate to churchyard
of Church of St. Martin
Lychgate. Circa 1900, presumably by Thomas Carter architect for church
of that date q.v. Oak with steep old red tile roof. A small open
structure with 2 sill-beams, wallplates, and ridge N-S. 2 wide-spaced
chamfered posts to each side set in from corners with convex braces down
to sill beam at corner and 2 cusped curved braces to wallplate from each
post. Longer curved braces from posts support a cambered collar to the
2nd rafter in from each end with a wooden cross as infill. Moulded
bargeboards to each end. Sinkings for gate-fixings on posts nearer road.
Yorkstone threshold on roadside. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: TL1787624757
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Source: English Heritage
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