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CHAPELS AND ARCHWAY IN ST JOHN'S CEMETERY

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHAPELS AND ARCHWAY IN ST JOHN'S CEMETERY

List entry Number: 1024893

Location

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

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

County:

District: Newcastle upon Tyne

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Dec-1971

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 304543

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List entry Description

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History

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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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National Grid Reference: NZ 22523 63674

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