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Lychgate at Church of St Lawrence and Churchyard Wall to West and South, Denton

Description: Lychgate at Church of St Lawrence and Churchyard Wall to West and South

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 212710

OS Grid Reference: SJ9262495027
OS Grid Coordinates: 392624, 395027
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4520, -2.1125

Location: Town Lane, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside M34 2AT

Locality: Denton
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: M34 2AT

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Listing Text

SJ 99 NW (north side)
4/54 Lychgate at
Church of
St. Lawrence and
churchyard wall
to west and
27/11/67 south (formerly listed as
The Churchyard wall to the
West and South of the stone
near the Lychgate and Mounting


Lychgate. Late C19. Stone slate roof on timber structure. 2
posts (with later diagonal supports) rise to support a ridge
beam and cross beams which in turn support eaves purlins.
Timber members are chamfered and shaped braces strengthen
the cross beam/post junctions. The hammer-dressed stone
walls have triangular coping stones and at one time included
the stone (now in churchyard) commemorating the school of

Listing NGR: SJ9262495027

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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