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Lych Gate About 90 Yards South-South-East of the Church of St George

A Grade II Listed Building in Woolhope, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0183 / 52°1'6"N

Longitude: -2.5672 / 2°34'1"W

OS Eastings: 361174

OS Northings: 235698

OS Grid: SO611356

Mapcode National: GBR FS.H1T7

Mapcode Global: VH85Y.GJ6L

Entry Name: Lych Gate About 90 Yards South-South-East of the Church of St George

Listing Date: 4 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349169

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152937

Location: Woolhope, County of Herefordshire, HR1

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Woolhope

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Woolhope

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

WOOLHOPE CP WOOLHOPE
SO 63 NW

4/270 Lychgate about 90 yards
south-south-east of the
Church of St George

GV II

Lychgate. Probably C17, restored in late C19 to early C20. Sandstone side
plinths, timber-framed with stone slate roof. One bay aligned north/south.
South elevation: corner posts with restored pegged angle struts to tie-beam
from which scissor-braces support principals; gates, probably C18 with con-
temporary hinges, plate and handle. Side walls have posts and panels, probably
c1900. Matching rear truss to north is only slightly restored though inner
gates beneath are probably C20. (RCHM Vol II, p 221).


Listing NGR: SO6117435698

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