This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
NZ 26 NW and NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE CLAREMONT ROAD NZ 2465 SW (south side)
8/164 and 13/164 Church of St. Luke 14/6/54
Parish church. Dated 1886; completed 1890. By Oliver and Leeson. Brick with ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings. Short nave with south porch; paired transepts; chancel with north vestry and south apsed chapel.
C13 style. Gabled porch has double panelled door, and overlight with cusps, in deep chamfered surround with moulded head. Plate tracery to 3-light windows; 2-light traceried windows in chapel and vestry; 5-light east window with sill and drip strings. Buttress. Steeply pitched roofs, rounded over chapel; cross finial to chancel; west belfry with high pyramidal roof. Source: I. Curry 'Some Aspects of Church Building in Northumberland' in W.S.F. Pickering ed.
A Social History of the Diocese of Newcastle. Stocksfield 1981.
Listing NGR: NZ2413365511
© Mr Bob Cottrell. Source: Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Cottrell, Bob
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Ashlar, Brick, Slate, Stone, Victorian Parish Church, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Church, Place Of Worship