CHURCH OF ST JOSEPH AND PRESBYTERY ADJOINING

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1025177
Date first listed:
18-Nov-1985
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JOSEPH AND PRESBYTERY ADJOINING, SHIBDON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JOSEPH AND PRESBYTERY ADJOINING, SHIBDON ROAD

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

District:
Gateshead (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 18449 63307

Details

NZ 16 SE BLAYDON SHIBDON ROAD (south side)

4/22 Church of St. Joseph and presbytery adjoining

G.V. II

R.C. parish church and attached presbytery. 1905 by Shibdon and Walker of Newcastle. Rock-faced undercroft to church of snecked sandstone with ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with roll-moulded gable copings. Church: aisled nave; short transepts giving access to canted-apsed side chapels of chancel. Perpendicular style. 6-bay nave has north entrance in second bay from west: 4-centred-arched door in square surround with triangular parapet. 2 small cusped windows to each aisle bay; tall cusped clere- story windows recessed under elliptical-headed arches. Round west window above two 3-light windows. 2-bay chancel has tall cusped windows under eaves dentil table; tall gabled buttresses flank large round east window above central gabled buttress. Cross finials to roof. Interior: rear-arches to clerestory windows. High, pointed chancel arch. Wagon roof to crossing and chancel; plastered panelled nave ceiling. Gothic style altar and reredos. West organ loft. Presbytery of 3 storeys, 3 bays by one, with 2-storey rear wing. Door in one-storey porch rear; symmetrical street front has 2 windows on ground, 3 on first and 4 on second floors. All windows sashes with upper glazing bars.

Listing NGR: NZ1844963307

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
303789
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: 17 Apr 2004
Reference: IOE01/11806/16
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