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South Lodge, Jesmond Old Cemetery

South Lodge, Jesmond Old Cemetery, Sandyford Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1NL View on map

Grade II* listed lodge of 1836 by John Dobson for Newcastle General Cemetery Company. The South Lodge is utilised as a base for the many activities of the Friends of Jesmond Old Cemetery voluntary group.


Opening Arrangements

The lodge is open to the public on the first Saturday and third Sunday of every month. The Friends group participate in the Jesmond Community Festival each year in May when heritage tours are offered as well as access to the lodge. Tours are also offered over the Heritage Open Days Weekend (7th-10th September 2017) and bespoke tours are also arranged for interested groups by contacting us via the website or ringing 07936534084. Check the website for up to date opening hours.


A167 (M), A1058 Jesmond Road. Rail: Newcastle ( ½ mile). Metro: Jesmond (half mile walk) Bus: City centre bus routes.

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes