St Matthew, Summerhill Street

St Matthew, Summerhill Street, Elswick, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 6EJ

A fine 19th century church built in late perpendicular gothic style to an ingenious plan making best use of a confined hillside setting. Architects were R J Johnson and successor W S Hicks. A clerestoried chancel and nave flanked by inner and outer aisles and a dominating west tower. Carved caen stone reredos and stained glass, including a Kempe six light east window.

Opening Arrangements

Please look at the place of worship’s website for opening times or contact them directly.