CHAPELS AND ARCHWAY IN ST JOHN'S CEMETERY

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1024893

Date first listed: 17-Dec-1971

Statutory Address: CHAPELS AND ARCHWAY IN ST JOHN'S CEMETERY, ELSWICK ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: CHAPELS AND ARCHWAY IN ST JOHN'S CEMETERY, ELSWICK ROAD

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

District: Newcastle upon Tyne (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: NZ 22523 63674

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Details

NZ 26 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE ELSWICK ROAD (south side) 11/231 Chapels and archway in 17.12.71 St. John's Cemetery. G.V. II Chapels and archway. Circa 1856 by Johnstone and Knowles. Snecked sandstone with ashlar plinth and dressings; graduated Lakeland slate roofs with overlapping stone gable copings. Archway, with crowning tower, flanked by chapels. Gothic style. 2-centred shafted arch under pinnacled gable with bracketed niche; high octagonal tower with cusped lancets, pierced battlements and corner pinnacles, tall octagonal spire with, lucarnes and pierced bands. Extruded porches have 2-centred-arched doors in inner returns and 2-light windows under pierced parapets. Similar windows in 3-bay chapels and 4-light windows in end gables. Steeply-pitched roofs have stone cross finials.

Listing NGR: NZ2252363674

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