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Lychgate, Old Church of Saint Werburg, Warburton

Description: Lychgate, Old Church of Saint Werburg

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 212950

OS Grid Reference: SJ6973089575
OS Grid Coordinates: 369730, 389575
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4021, -2.4567

Location: Wigsey Lane, Warburton, Trafford WA13 9SS

Locality: Warburton
County: Trafford
Country: England
Postcode: WA13 9SS

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Listing Text


5/193 Lychgate, Old
Church of Saint
- Werburg


Lychgate. "In loving memory of Charles Craven died August
20th 1887" carved on beam. Timber frame with stone slate
roof. Pitched roof runs transversely over a pair of gates.
Each side support consists of 2 large posts and a horizontal
member which is the base of the eaves truss with curved
struts. There are turned balusters between the 2 studs
similar to those in the gates. The timbers are generally
pegged and have chamfers with run-out stops. The roof is
surmounted by a cross finial.

Listing NGR: SJ6973089575

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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