Church of St Cuthbert, Church Street, Haydon - Northumberland (UA)

The church was erected in 1796 by the Greenwich Hospital Trustees, to whom the Derwentwater estates passed in the C18. It has an elegant west tower, narrower than the nave, which is topped by a pagoda-like roof. A north transept was added in 1869 to accommodate children from the Shaftoe Trust School. The chancel was enlarged, and other alterations made, in1898. There is structural movement in the transept and rainwater ingress.

Church of St Cuthbert, Church Street, Haydon - Northumberland (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST CUTHBERT
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1154539
  • Local Planning Authority: Northumberland (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Cuthbert
  • Street Name: Church Street
  • Unitary Authority: Northumberland (UA)
  • Parish: Haydon
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Hexham
  • Region: North East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II*, CA