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Lychgate, Wall and 4 Gate Piers to North West of Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Cuckfield, West Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.005 / 51°0'18"N

Longitude: -0.1438 / 0°8'37"W

OS Eastings: 530332

OS Northings: 124490

OS Grid: TQ303244

Mapcode National: GBR JLT.SKK

Mapcode Global: FRA B6LG.7TW

Entry Name: Lychgate, Wall and 4 Gate Piers to North West of Church

Listing Date: 11 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025518

English Heritage Legacy ID: 302946

Location: Cuckfield, Mid Sussex, West Sussex, RH17

County: West Sussex

District: Mid Sussex

Civil Parish: Cuckfield

Built-Up Area: Cuckfield

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Cuckfield Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text


TQ 3024 SW CUCKFIELD CHURCH STREET
8/34 Lychgate, wall and 4 gate
piers to north west of
Church
GV II
Lychgate, wall and gate piers. 1911. Lychgate of timber on sandstone base with
Horsham stone slab roof. Square plan. Consists of upright posts, tie-beam and
2 modified scissor braces. Inscription: 'To the glory of God and to the memory
of Laura Maria Beavan her six children dedicate this gate 1911'. Flanking sections
of sandstone ashlar walling. To the right, section of wall approximately 5 feet
high and 5 feet long with moulded coping terminating in a square pier with pyramidal
cap and finial. To the left, section of wall approximately 5 feet high extending
about 15 feet, terminating in a similar pier. Attached is a further section of
wall almost 5 feet high and 30 feet long with gate piers at each end. One of a
pair of lychgates in this churchyard, which is a great rarity.


Listing NGR: TQ3033224494

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