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Latitude: 53.237 / 53°14'13"N
Longitude: -2.5063 / 2°30'22"W
OS Eastings: 366301
OS Northings: 371230
OS Grid: SJ663712
Mapcode National: GBR 7T.03Q9
Mapcode Global: WH99C.GWQS
Entry Name: Lych Gate in Churchyard of St Wilfred
Listing Date: 12 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1310546
English Heritage Legacy ID: 57304
Location: Davenham, Cheshire West and Chester, CW9
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Davenham
Built-Up Area: Northwich
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Davenham St Wilfrid
Church of England Diocese: Chester
DAVENHAM C.P. CHURCH STREET
SJ 67 SE
2/25 Lych gate in Churchyard
of St Wilfred
Lych gate. Late C19. Red sandstone ashlar with timber superstructure
and plain tile roof. Road Front: Ashlar plinth with chamfered top.
Lateral posts above this with bead moulding to inner edges, four
centred arch over with continuation of bead mould. Inscription to
arch bressumer reading GRANT O LORD THAT THROUGH THE GRAVE/AND GATES
OF DEATH/WE MAY PASS TO OUR JOYFUL RESURRECTION. Brattished band
above and decorated open framing to gable. Moulded bargeboards to
either side. Left and right hand reveals each have three square posts
with ramped lower buttressing pieces. Arched braces between. This
item is included for group value with church.
Listing NGR: SJ6630171230
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