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Christ Church, Shieldfield Green

Christ Church, Shieldfield Green, Simpson Terrace, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1XA View on map

Grade II Parish church, 1859-61 by A B Higham. Squared sandstone with ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roofs. SW tower; aisled nave, with first north bay containing canted porch; chancel with north vestry and south chapel. Projecting tower has 3 and 2-light windows and large belfry openings. Angle buttresses with gargoyles crocketed gables. Stone broach spire


Opening Arrangements

Open from Easter to the end of October: Second & Fourth Saturday in the month 11.00am- 3.00pm; every Wednesday morning from 9.00am-12.00pm; every Thursday morning from 10.00am- 2.00pm and every Friday morning from 10.00am- 2.00pm.


Approx. 10-12 minutes walk from Greys Monument in Newcastle, located adjacent Northumbria University Business & Law School, on the corner of Falconer Street and Simpson Terrace. Rail: Newcastle Central Station (0.9miles) Metro: Manors (2mins walk) Bus: Many buses pass the church including no's 12,62 and 63.

Parking Spaces


3-4 spaces during the week and 8 on Saturdays

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes