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Second Church of Christ, Scientist

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9728 / 54°58'22"N

Longitude: -1.6228 / 1°37'22"W

OS Eastings: 424243

OS Northings: 564306

OS Grid: NZ242643

Mapcode National: GBR SMY.0F

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.18JM

Entry Name: Second Church of Christ, Scientist

Listing Date: 4 March 1992

Last Amended: 29 May 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024721

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305004

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newcastle St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

In the entry for the following:
(north east side)
1833-/19/10002 No. 56
The Second
Church of
Christ Scientist
The address shall be amended to read:

(north east side)
1833-/19/10002 No. 56
Second Church of
Christ, Scientist

The following shall be added:
(north-east side)
1833-/19/10002 No. 56
The Second
Church of
Christ Scientist
Non-conformist church. 1878. By Austin Johnson and Hicks. Timber
framed, and brick with brick nogging and large plain tile roof.
Gabled street front has high brick plinth and recessed central
doorway with 3-light glazing bar overlight. Eitherside are
single, large, 3-light cross casements, all with glazing bars
except the 3 lower lights of the left windows. Above a continuous
row of 8 glazing bar windows, with immediately above a further
row of 6 glazing bar windows. In the top gable a single square
louvred panel. Rear brick gable front has a later flat roofed
extension on the ground floor, and above a large 7-light cross
casement with leaded lights, and above a louvred panel.
Interior: Entrance hall and shop with meeting room above, with
exposed framing and arch braces supporting a timber panel
ceiling. Main hall has 4 bay wooden arcades with narrow side
aisles. Arcades each have 3 square wooden posts with arch braces,
and above four 4-light windows now blind. North-east end has
raised dias with reading desks behind an ornate wooden balustrade
with beyond double 6-panel doors.

Listing NGR: NZ2424364306

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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