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Lych Gate, Flanking Walls and Gates on North Side of Church of St Peter and St Paul

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kilmersdon, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2703 / 51°16'13"N

Longitude: -2.4373 / 2°26'14"W

OS Eastings: 369585

OS Northings: 152445

OS Grid: ST695524

Mapcode National: GBR MY.088Z

Mapcode Global: VH89P.PBTH

Entry Name: Lych Gate, Flanking Walls and Gates on North Side of Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 11 March 1968

Last Amended: 25 June 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058695

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267947

Location: Kilmersdon, Mendip, Somerset, BA3

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Kilmersdon

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

KILMERSDON CP CHURCH STREET (South side)
ST65SE
11/164 Lych gate, flanking walls and
gates on north side of Church of
St. Peter and St. Paul
(previously listed with Church of
St Peter and St Paul
11.3.68
GV II*

Lych-gate. 1900 by Sir Edwin Lutyens for Hylton family. Coursed and squared rubble, freestone dressings, pyramidal
stone tile roof, cruciform finial. A rural style, triangular on plan. Roof supported on 3 triangular section columns;
to each side timber soffits; roof of elaborate arch-braced construction. Flanking quadrant walls with copings, incised
Latin text. Pair of simple wooden gates to south side; piers with flanking stone benches. Lych-gate symbolizes the
Trinity. Stone cobbles set in triangular pattern under Lych-gate.


Listing NGR: ST6958652445

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