MSO10835 - 20th Century lych gate in All Saints Churchyard, Dulverton (Building)


The gothic style lych gate at the southern entrance to the churchyard at the Church of All Saints was erected to the memory of William Pearse.

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The Gothic style lych gate at the Church of All Saints was built in 1907. It is constructed of stained wood, random rubble local stone and Bath stone dressings, with a bell cast clay tile roof and decorative pierced bargeboards. It was erected to the memory of William Pearse. [1, 2] The building was visited in February 2012 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. It received a BAR score of 5. [7]

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <1> Index: Department of the Environment. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest . 36th List. 04/08/1986.
  • <2> Index: 1914. Kellys Directory.
  • <3> Report: Turner, J.. 2010. All Saints Church, Dulverton. P.5.
  • <4> Article in monograph: Gathercole, C.. 2003. English Heritage Extensive Urban Survey: An Archaeological Assessment of Dulverton. The Somerset Urban Archaeological Survey. English Heritage. P.15.
  • <5> Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. c.2003. Dulverton Conservation Area Appraisal. p13, 16, Photo.
  • <6> Monograph: Dulverton and District Civic Society. 2002. The Book of Dulverton, Brushford, Bury and Exebridge. Halsgrove. P.35.
  • <7> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.



Grid reference Centred SS 9143 2797 (3m by 5m) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS92NW

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  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (5): 1648/15/61
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 31392

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Mar 5 2021 2:47PM


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