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Christ Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Jarrow, South Tyneside

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Latitude: 54.9811 / 54°58'51"N

Longitude: -1.4917 / 1°29'30"W

OS Eastings: 432628

OS Northings: 565285

OS Grid: NZ326652

Mapcode National: GBR LB0V.V6

Mapcode Global: WHD4Y.12Y7

Entry Name: Christ Church

Listing Date: 18 January 1949

Last Amended: 26 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025199

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303752

Location: South Tyneside, NE32

County: South Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Primrose

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

(south side)
Christ Church
- formerly listed as
Jarrow Grange Parish
18.1.49 Church (Christ


Parish church. 1868 by Johnson and Hicks. Coursed, squared rock-faced
sandstone; roof of Welsh slate. 4-bay nave, north and south aisles and
south porch, 2-bay chancel with south vestry and north organ loft, tower
with stair turret at north-east of nave. Early English style. West ele-
vation; 2 windows of 2 lights with cinquefoils. Clerestory has cinquefoil
windows; lancets in the aisles. High-pitched roofs have gable stone copings
and finials; tower has tall broach spire. Interior: nave arcades have round
piers with plinths, clasping bands and acanthus capitals; and stiff leaf
stops to hood moulds of arches. Furnishings: Norman-style front of
Frosterley marble on pedestal and 4 columns; choir stalls, rood screen, lec-
tern and altar Gothic-style woodwork of high quality.

Listing NGR: NZ3262865285

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