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Lych Gate to Church of St John the Divine

A Grade II Listed Building in Acklington, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.3108 / 55°18'38"N

Longitude: -1.6436 / 1°38'36"W

OS Eastings: 422719

OS Northings: 601917

OS Grid: NU227019

Mapcode National: GBR J7Y1.Y1

Mapcode Global: WHC1Z.QSJ0

Entry Name: Lych Gate to Church of St John the Divine

Listing Date: 15 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041919

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236679

Location: Acklington, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Acklington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Acklington St John the Divine

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

ACKLINGTON ACKLINGTON VILLAGE
NU 20 SW
(South side)
7/9 Lych Gate to
church of St.
John the Divine
GV II

Lych gate as World War I memorial,c.1920. Pegged oak frame, with pebbledashed
gable infill, on ashlar base; Lakeland slate roof. Low walls with chamfered
coping carry open frame. Arched heads to panels flanking entrance, which has
a 3-centred arch formed by linked braces; cambered and brattished tie-beam
with incised gilded inscription. Ogee-arched cusped bargeboards. Panelled
double gates with shaped hinges. Each return shows 3 open arched panels;
rear elevation similar to front.

Stone seats and crown-post roof inside.


Listing NGR: NU2271901917


This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 8 February 2017.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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