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Lychgate to Church of St Blasius

A Grade II Listed Building in Shanklin, Isle of Wight

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6219 / 50°37'18"N

Longitude: -1.183 / 1°10'58"W

OS Eastings: 457892

OS Northings: 80563

OS Grid: SZ578805

Mapcode National: GBR 9DS.V23

Mapcode Global: FRA 87DF.BYJ

Entry Name: Lychgate to Church of St Blasius

Listing Date: 14 February 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365374

English Heritage Legacy ID: 310224

Location: Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Shanklin

Built-Up Area: Shanklin

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Shanklin St Blasius

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

SHANKLIN
SZ58SE CHURCH ROAD
1352-0/4/183 Lychgate to Church of St Blasius
GV II

Lychgate. 1894. Ashlar and rubble base with timber-framed
superstructure and tiled roof. Stone base about 5ft in height,
battered towards outside. Attached in front are a pair of
wooden gates with pierced carving and elaborate iron brackets
and wooden seats to rear. 2 bays. Front has arched braces with
cusping, date in Roman numerals and embattled bressumer
decorated with Tudor roses. Gable with carved wooden
bargeboards and elaborate painted metal clock face in
pebbledashed surround. Rear has ogee bracing and iron bell.
Inscription records that the lychgate was erected to the
memory of Francis White Popham, Lord of the Manor of Shanklin.


Listing NGR: SZ5789280563

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