Ref: K231

St. Michael & All Angels Church

 
Townland: Millicent Demesne Parish:
 
Denomination: C of I Diocese: Meath & Kildare (C of I)
 
Grid Ref: 287428(E), 225809(N) Status: Open
 
Record of Protected Structures (RPS): B14-12 Millicent Church and Lych Gate Record of Monuments and Places (RMP): No
 
Boundary Treatment: Hedge in very good condition. Intact and approximately 1m high.
 
Natural Heritage Details: Pine and maple trees, and vegetation along boundary. The grass is regularly mown. Lichens cover c. 25% of the church walls and headstones.
 
Description: Rural, surrounded by pasture fields. All the headstones are upright and date from the 19th to the 21st century. Undulating ground surface, sloping slightly upwards to the E. It is higher within the graveyard than the ground around. There is a roughly laid gravel path leading up to the church, and around it. There is one unlocked gate in the W hedge. On the 25" Second Edition map.
 
Appraisal: A 19th century graveyard which contains various cut-stone grave markers of marble, limestone and polished granite. The styles are kerbed, obelisk, table, railed and rectangular shaped headstones, which are of some local social, artistic and local historic interest.
 
Record Of Inscriptions: Location: Co. Kildare Online Electronic History Journal

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