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Latitude: 50.7035 / 50°42'12"N
Longitude: -3.7912 / 3°47'28"W
OS Eastings: 273606
OS Northings: 90850
OS Grid: SX736908
Mapcode National: GBR QF.93SB
Mapcode Global: FRA 27Y6.WB3
Entry Name: Churchyard Lych Gate Adjoining North Side of Church Cottage
Listing Date: 4 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1306365
English Heritage Legacy ID: 94899
Location: Drewsteignton, West Devon, Devon, EX6
District: West Devon
Civil Parish: Drewsteignton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Drewsteignton
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 79 SW DREWSTEIGNTON DREWSTEIGNTON
5/105 Churchyard lych gate adjoining
north side of Church Cottage
Lych gate. Probably C19. Coursed blocks of massive granite ashlar; slate roof.
Lych gate with kissing gate alongside forms the west gateway to the churchyard. It
is built against the front wall of Church Cottage (q.v). The outer (left looking
towards the Church) wall is a granite ashlar wall with a chamfered plinth, large
shaped kneelers and granite coping. It carries the end of the roof, the other end
resting against the cottage. This roof has its original ridge and purlins. This
shelters the timber double gates which are panelled below the lockbar, open above
with wrought iron railings and crest of iron fleur-de-lys. They are hung on large
strap hinges. Kissing gate to the left in same style.
Listing NGR: SX7361090854
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