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Lychgate to Church of St Cuthbert, Sessay

Description: Lychgate to Church of St Cuthbert

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 332891

OS Grid Reference: SE4641274708
OS Grid Coordinates: 446412, 474708
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1661, -1.2906

Location: Race Lane, Sessay, North Yorkshire YO7 3NA

Locality: Sessay
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO7 3NA

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Listing Text

SE 47 SE
(east side)
7/33 Lychgate to Church of
St Cuthbert
Lychgate. 1848 by William Butterfield for Viscount Downe. Coursed rubble with
ashlar dressings and timber, wood-shingle roof. 2 bays, having gateway on north
and boiler-house on south. Quoins, chamfered plinth, offset buttresses, the 2 bays
separately roofed. Gateway: later wooden gates (not of special interest); low
stone side wall supporting posts which have arched braces to plate, the central
braces cusped and forming pointed-arched opening; timber frame supports roof which
is hipped with gablets on east-west axis. Boiler house has board door in quoined,
chamfered, pointed-arched surround on east side, 2 quoined slit windows on south
side, ridge stack at north end and roof half-hipped at south end.

Listing NGR: SE4641274708

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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