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Latitude: 54.6058 / 54°36'20"N
Longitude: -2.005 / 2°0'17"W
OS Eastings: 399776
OS Northings: 523402
OS Grid: NY997234
Mapcode National: GBR GHF5.QQ
Mapcode Global: WHB45.5HJH
Entry Name: Former Church
Listing Date: 14 September 1966
Last Amended: 26 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121629
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111808
Location: Eggleston, County Durham, DL12
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Eggleston
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Eggleston
Church of England Diocese: Durham
EGGLESTON B6281(North side
25/7 Former Church
( formerly listed
14.9.66 as Ruins of
Chapel of ease, now replaced by later parish church of Holy Trinity (q.v.).
Irregular courses of sandstone ashlar with projecting quoins and ashlar
dressings; roofless at time of survey. 3-bay nave and 3-bay chancel with north
Nave and chancel each have keyed plain stone surrounds, with impost blocks, to
round-headed central door and flanking windows; Venetian east window in similar
style. Curved kneelers supported gable copings, now ruined. Interior shows
stone walls, with some plaster. Ruined monuments on walls include well-carved
high-relief panel of 3 cherubs' heads, asymmetrically composed, flanked by wide
scroll brackets supporting cornice, probably below former memorial panel, and
detached fragement of dentilled moulding from same memorial.
Derelict and with large tree growing in nave at time of survey.
Listing NGR: NY9977623402
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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