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Church of St Bede

A Grade II Listed Building in Jarrow, South Tyneside

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Latitude: 54.9796 / 54°58'46"N

Longitude: -1.487 / 1°29'13"W

OS Eastings: 432929

OS Northings: 565124

OS Grid: NZ329651

Mapcode National: GBR LB1V.VQ

Mapcode Global: WHD4Y.435C

Entry Name: Church of St Bede

Listing Date: 26 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025197

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303743

Location: South Tyneside, NE32

County: South Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Primrose

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Jarrow

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Jarrow Grange

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


1/82 Church of St Bede



RC parish church. 1860-62 with additions built by J Storer in 1883. Coursed
squared sandstone; roof of Welsh slate. Oriented north-south; full-width low
entrance porch added at ritual west, large aisled ritual south transept of 1883.
First building early English style, additions perpendicular. 3-bay nave with
lancets; transept of 4 bays with a large rose window over elaborately decorated
door in gable, having ogee drip mould with angel stops and fleur-de-lis finials;
south elevation: at aisle level a string returning with griffin stops and at
each end a 2-light window; 4 perpendicular windows in the clerestory; a 5-light
window in the south gable, having canopied niches either side between 2 octagonal
turrets with dragons and gargoyles; east gable rendered.

Listing NGR: NZ3292965124

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