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War Memorial Lychgate At, and Wall Surrounding, Churchyard of St Peter and St Paul, Market Overton

Description: War Memorial Lychgate At, and Wall Surrounding, Churchyard of St Peter and St Paul

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 186668

OS Grid Reference: SK8857916479
OS Grid Coordinates: 488579, 316479
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7387, -0.6894

Location: Church Lane, Market Overton, Rutland LE15 7PR

Locality: Market Overton
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 7PR

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Listing Text


SK 81 NE CHURCH LANE (West side)

2/98 War memorial lychgate at,
and walls surrounding, Churchyard
of St. Peter and St. Paul


War memorial lychgate of c1922 and C19 walls. Lychgate of ashlar with
hipped Collyweston slate roof. An ashlar pier supports roof which has
open gable to front and rear. On inner face of each pier an oak wall
post supports gates and cusped barge board over. The pair of gates are
of oak with iron uprights, fleur-de-leys finals. On piers are inscriptions
to both World Wars with lists of names. This memorial was made and erected
by the men of the village. Surrounding the three sides of the churchyard
are coursed dry stone walls, part with stone coping.

Listing NGR: SK8857916479

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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