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Lychgate, Footgate and Attached Churchyard Walls to Church of St Andrew, Kirby Grindalythe

Description: Lychgate, Footgate and Attached Churchyard Walls to Church of St Andrew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 329365

OS Grid Reference: SE9037667477
OS Grid Coordinates: 490376, 467477
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0953, -0.6196

Location: Kirby Grindalythe, North Yorkshire YO17 8DE

Locality: Kirby Grindalythe
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO17 8DE

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Listing Text

SE 96 NW
(north side, off)
13/26 Lychgate, footgate and
attached churchyard walls
to Church of St Andrew
Lychgate, churchyard wall and footgate. 1878. By G E Street. Sandstone
ashlar with tile roof. Lychgate in the form of squat, diagonally-buttressed
tower. Moulded segmental-pointed arch beneath rolled hoodmould. Fleuron
eaves band beneath cornice and embattled parapet. Pyramidal roof. Windows
of 3 stepped lights with some surviving diamond lattice glazing, on each
side. Double gates, of 2 tiers of panelling, the upper tier open, cusped
and pointed. Cross-vaulted roof with centre boss and wrought-iron lantern.
Wall: 0.9 stepped up to 1.1 metre in places, to follow sloping ground. Low
shouldered buttresses, with sloped, roll-moulded coping. Footgate (in wall
to north): square-section piers with gabled roll-moulded caps. Single
panelled gate, the upper panels open and pointed.

Listing NGR: SE9037667477

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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