LYCH GATE TO CHURCHYARD - Longhirst - List Entry

  • Description

    "Lych gate 1885. Rock-faced stone and ashlar, timber superstructure; red tile roof. Paired stepped angle buttresses; 3-light opening on each side with moulded colonnettes and chamfered lintel. Corbels support wooden arch; wagon roof. Brass inscribed panel on wall-plate stating that the gate was erected by the children of the Rev. Edward Lawson in memory of their father..."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 years, 8 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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