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Lych Gate at St Bartholomew's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigginton, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7833 / 51°46'59"N

Longitude: -0.6382 / 0°38'17"W

OS Eastings: 494037

OS Northings: 210282

OS Grid: SP940102

Mapcode National: GBR F4W.1H3

Mapcode Global: VHFRW.WFHR

Entry Name: Lych Gate at St Bartholomew's Church

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052374

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355800

Location: Wigginton, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP23

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Wigginton

Built-Up Area: Wigginton

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wigginton

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SP 91 SW
(North side)
- Lych Gate at
St. Bartholomew's Church
Lych gate. 1910 in memory of 'Arthur Sutton Valpy, Canon of Winchester
and patron of this living, died 15 June 1909, created by his relatives
Easter 1910'. Oak frame on chamfered stone low sill walls, with steep
machine made red tile roof with iron gable cross to front. A small
square 2-bay gateway with cusped arcaded sides above a panelled lower
part. Heavy chamfered corner posts and trefoil pierced knee braces to
cambered tie beam at each gable with open screen in gable and cusped
bargeboards. Inscription on tie-beam facing road. Heavy iron lantern
supported inside. Pair of gates with cusping and pendant central part,
and timber benches to each side. Granite set border to rectangle of
pebble pitching.

Listing NGR: SP9403710282

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