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Lych Gate to Churchyard, Longhirst

Description: Lych Gate to Churchyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 238181

OS Grid Reference: NZ2253588911
OS Grid Coordinates: 422535, 588911
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1940, -1.6475

Location: B1337, Longhirst, Northumberland NE61 3BE

Locality: Longhirst
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 3BE

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Listing Text

NZ 2288
(East side)
11/37 Lych gate to churchyard
Lych gate 1885. Rock-faced stone and ashlar, timber superstructure; red tile
roof. Paired stepped angle buttresses; 3-light opening on each side with
moulded colonnettes and chamfered lintel. Corbels support wooden arch; wagon
roof. Brass inscribed panel on wall-plate stating that the gate was erected
by the children of the Rev. Edward Lawson in memory of their father.

Listing NGR: NZ2253588911

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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