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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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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

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

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

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

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