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Lych Gate to Church of St Mary and St Peter, Kelsale cum Carlton

Description: Lych Gate to Church of St Mary and St Peter

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 285647

OS Grid Reference: TM3878365120
OS Grid Coordinates: 638783, 265120
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2325, 1.4954

Location: Denney's Lane, Kelsale, Suffolk IP17 2PA

Locality: Kelsale cum Carlton
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP17 2PA

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Listing Text

The following building:-


5/52 Lych Gate to Church
of St Mary & St Peter


shall be upgraded to Grade II* (star).



5/52 Lych Gate to
Church of St.
Mary & St.Peter


Lych gate. 1890 by E.S. Prior for the then rector, Rev. George
Irving Davies. Timber framed on a stone and flint plinth,
plaintiled roof. The uprights each side of the entrance have
buttresses carved in the manner of medieval crown posts; shallow
arched tie beam carved with the words 'Come unto me ye weary and
I will give you rest'. The roof has a sweeping curve over the
entrance front with a tall pointed section enclosing a niche
which is now empty; carved fascia board; the rear of the roof is
half hipped.

Listing NGR: TM3878365120

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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