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Lychgate

A Grade II Listed Building in Avebury, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.428 / 51°25'40"N

Longitude: -1.8575 / 1°51'26"W

OS Eastings: 410003

OS Northings: 169902

OS Grid: SU100699

Mapcode National: GBR 3VK.K5M

Mapcode Global: VHB44.RCCM

Entry Name: Lychgate

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033764

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311505

Location: Avebury, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Avebury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

AVEBURY HIGH STREET
SU 16 NW
(north side)
11/84 Lychgate

GV II


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

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