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Lych Gate South of Church of St Michael and All Angels, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Lych Gate South of Church of St Michael and All Angels

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304349

OS Grid Reference: NZ1669565317
OS Grid Coordinates: 416695, 565317
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9822, -1.7407

Location: Church Bank, Newburn, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE15 8LS

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE15 8LS

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Listing Text


7/30 (inset) Lych gate south of Church of
St. Michael and All Angels.


Lych gate 1885. Sandstone ashlar walls and pegged timber framing; stone-flagged
roof with ridge tiles and wrought iron cross finials. Free Gothic style. Low side
walls, with square piers, support traceried open arcades, 5-light on south. On
north side an elliptical arch leads to steps up to churchyard. At east end
panelled gates with long strap hinges and ball finials above stiles. Gable ends
have arched tie beams with inscriptions and richly-carved brackets. Figure of
Christ on east gable.

Listing NGR: NZ1669665317

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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