CHURCH OF ST AIDAN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1025420

Date first listed: 15-Jul-1985

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST AIDAN, ST AIDAN'S ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST AIDAN, ST AIDAN'S ROAD

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

District: Sunderland (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: NZ 34213 52860

Summary

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History

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Details

NZ35SW HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING ST. AIDAN'S ROAD (South side) 4/64 New Herrington.

Church of St. Aidan

II

Parish church, 1885-6 by H. Morton of South Shields. Snecked sandstone with ashlar dressings; graduated Scottish slate roof. Nave, north and south aisles, north porch; chancel with north and south porches. Early English style. North front: chancel porch has semi-circular drip-mould over large 6-foil window in chamfered stone surround above paired lancets; aisle a straight-headed door, one lancet and 3 paired lancets; north porch pointed arch to door has 4 chamfers and drip mould; clerestory. 3 stepped lancets to each bay under drip string. Cross and vane finials. Interior: brick with sandstone ashlar dressings: 5-day double-chamfered nave arcades; chancel has double piscina, chamfered vestry door, mosaic and terrazzo floor. Marble inlay to font and pulpit. Light shades on nave arcades were for original electric lighting supplied by the nearby colliery. Source: Sunderland Echo 20th July 1885 p.2.

Listing NGR: NZ3421352860

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 303220

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Sunderland Echo' in 20 July, (1885), 2

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