Description: Lych Gate to Church of St John the Divine
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
ACKLINGTON ACKLINGTON VILLAGE
NU 20 SW
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
Source: English Heritage
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