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Lych Gate to Church of St James, Baldersby

Description: Lych Gate to Church of St James

Grade: I
Date Listed: 26 May 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 330398

OS Grid Reference: SE3660676919
OS Grid Coordinates: 436606, 476919
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1867, -1.4405

Location: Wide Howe Lane, Baldersby, North Yorkshire YO7 4PT

Locality: Baldersby
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO7 4PT

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Listing Text

(north side)
Baldersby St James
3/22 Lych gate to Church of
26.5.71 St James


Lych gate. 1856-58. By William Butterfield for Viscount Downe of
Baldersby Park. High Victorian style. Snecked stone with red brick
bands to side walls, and stone buttresses. Wooden gates. Timber-framed
archways and roof structure. Tile roof. Square on plan, timber posts
on stylobates divide gateway into a wide and a narrow opening between
the stone flanking walls, with a double and a single gate.
Approximately 4 metres wide in all. Gates are of vertical bars,
1.2 metres tall, alternating with shorter bars. Top edges finished off
with hollow chamfers and blunt ends. Horizontal bars on inner surface,
original iron strap and clasp hinges and handles, also iron spikes in
fleur-de-lis design.

Listing NGR: SE3660876918

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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