Description: Lychgate to North of Church
Date Listed: 11 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 302947
OS Grid Reference: TQ3037824507
OS Grid Coordinates: 530378, 124507
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0052, -0.1431
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TQ 3024 NW CUCKFIELD
7/35 Lychgate to north of
Lychgate. Dated 1893 by C E Kempe who lived at Lindfield (qv Old Place, Lindfield
High Street). Timber-framed with pagoda-shaped Horsham stone slab roof with iron
cross finial. Supported on 6 square piers forming 4 arches with spandrels having
Tudor rose, other floral and JHS mottoes. Text in frieze facing Church Street,
'There remaineth therefore a rest for the people of God'. Inside there is an
inscription 'To the glory of God and in thanksgiving for the beautiful life of
Caroline Emily Maberley her children dedicate this lychgate, Anno Domini 1893'.
One of a pair of lychgates in this churchyard, which is a great rarity.
Listing NGR: TQ3037824507
Source: English Heritage
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