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Lych Gate, Flanking Walls and Gates on North Side of Church of St Peter and St Paul, Kilmersdon

Description: Lych Gate, Flanking Walls and Gates on North Side of Church of St Peter and St Paul

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 267947

OS Grid Reference: ST6958552445
OS Grid Coordinates: 369585, 152445
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2703, -2.4373

Location: Church Street, Kilmersdon, Somerset BA3 5TB

Locality: Kilmersdon
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 5TB

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Listing Text

11/164 Lych gate, flanking walls and
gates on north side of Church of
St. Peter and St. Paul
(previously listed with Church of
St Peter and St Paul

Lych-gate. 1900 by Sir Edwin Lutyens for Hylton family. Coursed and squared rubble, freestone dressings, pyramidal
stone tile roof, cruciform finial. A rural style, triangular on plan. Roof supported on 3 triangular section columns;
to each side timber soffits; roof of elaborate arch-braced construction. Flanking quadrant walls with copings, incised
Latin text. Pair of simple wooden gates to south side; piers with flanking stone benches. Lych-gate symbolizes the
Trinity. Stone cobbles set in triangular pattern under Lych-gate.

Listing NGR: ST6958652445

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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