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CHURCH OF ST ANDREW

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: CHURCH OF ST ANDREW

List entry Number: 1104887

Location

CHURCH OF ST ANDREW, NEWGATE STREET

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

County:

District: Newcastle upon Tyne

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 14-Jun-1954

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 304741

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NZ 2664 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE NEWGATE STREET (west side) 20/416 14/6/54 Church of St. Andrew G.V. I Parish church. C12 chancel arch and lower part of tower and arcades; C13 chancel and upper part of tower, and north transept; C14 north chapel. Early C14 south-west porch refronted 1726. C19 restorations and addition of south transept. Sandstone of varying courses and blocks with ashlar dressings; Roof of Welsh slate with stone-flagged roof to south-east porch. West tower; aisled nave with south porch; transepts; chancel with north chapel and vestry, south porch. 3-stage tower with massive south-west buttress, has irregular fenestration in first and second stages under corbel table; 2-light Decorated windows in third stage under battlemented parapet; 2-centred-arched west door. South porch has round-headed door in hollow- chamfered reveals in a corniced projecting panel with consoles to panel above; channelled rustication, cornice and segmental pediment to porch. 4-light elliptical- headed aisle windows 1866 by Fowler; Perpendicular clerestory windows under roll- moulded parapet. North transept has stepped lancets, as has the south chancel wall. Neo-Norman south transept. Chancel porch has head-stopped dripmould over triple- moulded arch. Large east window rebuilt 1866 copying original. Interior: coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings; low-pitched roof has short king posts with bosses repainted in C19. High chancel arch has zig-zag moulding in 2 orders on pilasters and shafts; 4-bay arcades with round piers and octagonal capitals to plain recessed round arches; higher arches to transepts, that at north pointed. Double-chamfered tower arch and half-octagonal pilasters and capitals. Tower baptistry has restored font of pedestal and bowl type, with tall Decorated cover. Royal Arms of 1817-37 over high arch of west door. C20 north vestry and hall extension.

Listing NGR: NZ2454564412

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National Grid Reference: NZ2454564412

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