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Lychgate, Avebury

Description: Lychgate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 311505

OS Grid Reference: SU1000369902
OS Grid Coordinates: 410003, 169902
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4280, -1.8575

Location: 110 High Street, Avebury, Wiltshire SN8 1RF

Locality: Avebury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 1RF

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Listing Text

SU 16 NW
(north side)
11/84 Lychgate


Lychgate. 1899. Heavy timber framing on limestone base walls,
tiled roof. Framing with end and central trusses, all arch braced
with carved bosses. Tracery in end panels. Supporting walls have
coved top coping and internal seats. Cobbled path. The lychgate
was erected in memory of Hannah Price. A good exmample of its type
in an important setting.

Listing NGR: SU1000269903

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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