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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: LYCHGATE IN CHURCHYARD OF ST MICHAEL

List entry Number: 1138496

Location

LYCHGATE IN CHURCHYARD OF ST MICHAEL, CHURCH LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire EastUnitary AuthorityMarbury cum Quoisley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-May-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 57078

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

MARBURY CUM QUOISLEY C.P. CHURCH LANE SJ 54 NE 2/56 Lychgate in Churchyard of St.Michael GV II War Memorial Lychgate. c.1919. Yellow sandstone ashlar with timber upper body and stone slate roof. Side walls of ashlar with ramped walls to each side and ending in piers with octagonal caps with moulded tops. Timber upper body with cambered tie beams to the gable ends at front and rear supported by angle braces inscribed 1914 at left and 1919 at right. The tie beam is inscribed "To : the : glory : of : GOD : and : in : honoured : memory : of : those : of : this : parish : who : gave : / Their : lives : for : their : country : and whose : names : are : recorded : on : the : tablet : in : the : church". King post above this and arched braces with moulded bargeboards and bargepost. The rear has inscribed on the tie beam "Ye who live in mid English pastures green, Remember us and think what might have been."

Listing NGR: SJ5606145671

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National Grid Reference: SJ5606145671

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