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Lychgate and Churchyard Wall at St Wystan's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Repton, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.8407 / 52°50'26"N

Longitude: -1.5513 / 1°33'4"W

OS Eastings: 430322

OS Northings: 327112

OS Grid: SK303271

Mapcode National: GBR 5DD.YDB

Mapcode Global: WHCG1.4VKN

Entry Name: Lychgate and Churchyard Wall at St Wystan's Church

Listing Date: 24 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366590

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82770

Location: Repton, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE65

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Repton

Built-Up Area: Repton

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Repton St Wystan

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 30/3127
SK 30/3126

(North Side)
Lychgate and Churchyard Wall at St Wystan's Church


Lychgate and walls. Medieval, C19 and c1905. Random and
coursed sandstone and ashlar, lychgate with timber and plain
tile roof. Lychgate of c1905 as a memorial to Rev A Formon.
Chamfered stone plinth with timber superstructure. The sides
are divided into two bays with plain balustrade between the
principal uprights. Gabled roof with plain tiles and open
timberwork gables with moulded bressumers and carved bargeboards
to south. Pair of timber gates curving down to the centre.
Attached ashlar walls are ramped down to square piers with
gothic panels and pyramid caps. Random coursed wall with
chamfered copings, enclosing south and west sides of the
churchyard. Along the west side are four late C18 and early C19
memorial tablets to members of the Stevens family. Wall
enclosing south east side is possibly medieval, with four
buttresses to the west. Likewise the wall attached on the north
side of the church enclosing a separate rectangular enclosure.
Of coursed rubblestone with a stringcourse to the west and
chamfered copings.

Listing NGR: SK3032227112

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

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