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Lych Gate to Church of St Mary and All Saints, and Gates Attached, Boxley

Description: Lych Gate to Church of St Mary and All Saints, and Gates Attached

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 173592

OS Grid Reference: TQ7744858958
OS Grid Coordinates: 577448, 158958
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3021, 0.5441

Location: The Street, Boxley, Kent ME14 3DR

Locality: Boxley
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME14 3DR

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/86 Lych Gate to Church of St. Mary
and All Saints, and
Gates attached


Lych gate. Dated 1875. Wood on stone base with plain tile
roof. Low wooden screen on coping of stone walls with roll-
moulded top and incised panels containing openwork circles
circumscribing carved crosses. Bargeboards forming large
trefoil, with recessed cusps to each segment and 3 chamfered
circular holes containing recessed trefoils. Short solid
braces to tie-beams and "wall-plates". Crown strut and queen
post roof with purlins below collar. Curved braces on either
side of crown-strut spring from tie-beam to terminate between
purlins and collar. Dated "In Memoriam January 21st.1875"
on west face of tie-beam. Gates with battlemented top rail.
Listed for group value.

Listing NGR: TQ7733258920

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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