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Latitude: 53.3337 / 53°20'1"N
Longitude: -3.4028 / 3°24'10"W
OS Eastings: 306681
OS Northings: 382783
OS Grid: SJ066827
Mapcode National: GBR 4YPW.3P
Mapcode Global: WH768.PGTN
Entry Name: Lychgate at Christ Church
Listing Date: 12 September 2001
Last Amended: 12 September 2001
Source ID: 25742
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: At entrance to Christ Church graveyard.
Built-Up Area: Prestatyn
Traditional County: Flintshire
Probably contemporary with and by the same architect as the first phase of Christ Church, which was completed in 1863 to the design of T H Wyatt.
Lychgate built into the west wall of Christ Churchyard facing High Street but set back behind an area paved in modern bricks. It consists of a timber superstructure on corbels projecting from the faces of side walls of local limestone, with a double hipped slate roof and a ridge of decorative crest tiles. The side walls have buttresses to front and rear with offsets coped in freestone. Modern steel gates.
A modestly designed lychgate contemporary with Christ Church and providing a picturesque entry to the churchyard, and of group value with the church.
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