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Lych Gate to Church of St Mary the Virgin, Stannington

Description: Lych Gate to Church of St Mary the Virgin

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 239002

OS Grid Reference: NZ2104279398
OS Grid Coordinates: 421042, 579398
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1085, -1.6717

Location: Church Road, Stannington, Northumberland NE61 6HJ

Locality: Stannington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 6HJ

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Listing Text

NZ 27 NW
(South side)
8/97 Lych gate to
Church of St.
Mary the Virgin
Lych Gate, dated 1893 on rear tie-beam. Given by Viscount Ridley. Oak on
squared stone base; red tile roof. Four-gabled. 4-steps up to double gates,
with downswept top rail and round-topped stiles, under pointed arch. Slightly-
cambered tie beam with inscription, below carved corbel carrying figure with
book under traceried canopy. Carved bargeboards; finial with wrought-iron cross
fleury. Sides show studding and open panels with traceried heads.

Listing NGR: NZ2104279398

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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