Description: The Lychgate
Date Listed: 2 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 306031
OS Grid Reference: SP2876532987
OS Grid Coordinates: 428765, 232987
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9946, -1.5825
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LONG COMPTON MAIN STREET
SP2832 (West side)
11/97 The Lychgate
02/09/52 (Formerly listed as "Church
Gate" (cottage) and gateway to
Cottage, undercut to form lychgate. Late C16/early C17. Squared coursed
limestone and some timber framing with rendered and C20 brick infill. Thatch
roof with stone end stack. 2-storey, one-window range with one 3-light casement
to front and two 2-light casements with wood lintels to right facade. Left
facade has remaining wall of a former adjoining cottage. Opening under first
floor has one chamfered spine beam with ogee stop.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.V, p.53; Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p,342).
Listing NGR: SP2882033052
Source: English Heritage
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