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?.

Lych Gate to Church of St John the Divine, Acklington

Description: Lych Gate to Church of St John the Divine

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236679

OS Grid Reference: NU2271901917
OS Grid Coordinates: 422719, 601917
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3108, -1.6436

Location: B6345, Acklington, Northumberland NE65 9BW

Locality: Acklington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 9BW

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

NU 20 SW
(South side)
7/9 Lych Gate to
church of St.
John the Divine

Lych gate as World War I memorial,c.1920. Pegged oak frame, with pebbledashed
gable infill, on ashlar base; Lakeland slate roof. Low walls with chamfered
coping carry open frame. Arched heads to panels flanking entrance, which has
a 3-centred arch formed by linked braces; cambered and brattished tie-beam
with incised gilded inscription. Ogee-arched cusped bargeboards. Panelled
double gates with shaped hinges. Each return shows 3 open arched panels;
rear elevation similar to front.

Stone seats and crown-post roof inside.

Listing NGR: NU2271901917

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.