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The Lychgate, Long Compton

Description: The Lychgate

Grade: II
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

Location: A3400, Long Compton, Warwickshire CV36 5JJ

Locality: Long Compton
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV36 5JJ

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Listing Text

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

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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