British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Lychgate About 10 Metres South of Church of St James, Staple

Description: Lychgate About 10 Metres South of Church of St James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 October 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 178273

OS Grid Reference: TR2693256621
OS Grid Coordinates: 626932, 156621
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2635, 1.2514

Location: The Street, Ash, Kent CT3 1LN

Locality: Staple
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT3 1LN

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Staple, Kent at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


(North Side)
5/241 Lychgate about 10
metres south of
11.10.63 Church of St.


Lychgate. Dated 1664. Timber framed with plain tiled roof. Three posts
arched braced to ground, and braced from these arches to the roof plate.
Hipped roof with gablets. Arched heads to pedestrian entry and, less marked,
to main bier gateway. Inscribed over bier gate: HS.1664 I.B.

Listing NGR: TR2673656692

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.