CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1024973
Date first listed:
10-Nov-1949
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS, WEST AVENUE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS, WEST AVENUE

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 24109 67758

Details

NZ 26 NW GOSFORTH WEST AVENUE

8/23 Church of All Saints 10 November 1949

II

Parish church. 1885-1887 by R.J. Johnson; tower 1896. Sandstone ashlar with moulded plinth; roofs of plain tiles over nave and chancel, Welsh slate else- where. West tower with porches; aisled nave and chancel. Perpendicular style. 3-stage tower has high 4-light window with reticulated tracery; small 2-light square-headed window above; high 3-light transomed belfry openings with sill string; angle buttresses. l0 clerestory windows to nave, 5 to chancel, all of 2 lights and square-headed; similar windows varying from 2 to 4 lights in aisles; very big 7-light 2-centred-arched east window. Angle buttresses to east front; double door in north-west porch. Tudor flower corbel tables and battlemented parapets; gargoyles to tower corbel table above quatrefoiled band. Interior shows painted plaster walls with ashlar dressings; panelled dado; arch-braced collar-beam roof with painted carved bosses. Octagonal piers with high plinths to 5-bay nave and 2-bay chancel arcades. High chancel arch and tower arch; high-quality panelling by Hedley in chancel and tower baptistry; rood screen also by Hedley. Glass includes east window by Heaton, Butler and Baynes of London. Elaborately-carved Gothic font and cover.

Listing NGR: NZ2410967758

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
304343
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 09 Feb 2001
Reference: IOE01/03306/20
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Bob Cottrell. Source Historic England Archive
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