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Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Sadberge, Darlington

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Latitude: 54.5454 / 54°32'43"N

Longitude: -1.4745 / 1°28'28"W

OS Eastings: 434092

OS Northings: 516807

OS Grid: NZ340168

Mapcode National: GBR LH4W.KC

Mapcode Global: WHD72.B03R

Plus Code: 9C6WGGWG+55

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 20 March 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185943

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350488

Location: Sadberge, Darlington, DL2

County: Darlington

Civil Parish: Sadberge

Built-Up Area: Sadberge

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Sadberge

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 3416 (South side, off)

15/112 Church of
20/3/67 St. Andrew


Parish church. 1831 by William Ramshaw, refenestrated 1874; south porch and
vestry added 1904. Squared sandstone with dressings; incorporating some
probably medieval masonry in lower courses. Graduated green slate roofs.
Aisleless nave with former porch, now storage, on west end and 1904 porch on
south; chancel; north vestry across junction of nave and chancel. 1831
Romanesque-style windows mainly replaced by lancets in 1874.

3-bay nave has chamfered plinth and flat-buttress bay divisions. 3-centred
south doorway, in porch, flanked by re-set carved medieval fragments
representing The Fall and God triumphing over Satan; small stoup re-set
near east jamb of doorway. Mainly paired lancets under hoodmoulds. Round-
arched 1831 window in east bay on south side. Roof has overhanging eaves
on large stone corbels. Large gabled bellcote at west end above blocked
round-arched window. Lower and narrower 2-bay chancel has similar window
and roof details; pointed 3-light east window. Gabled west end porch has
blocked round-arched doorway. Gabled south porch has pointed doorway of 2
chamfered orders and lancets on returns. Gabled vestry has pointed doorway
on east and paired lancets on north.

Interior: plain and plastered; chamfered semicircular chancel arch; similar
smaller arch at west end of nave; C19 stone font with octagonal bowl; c.1890
to 1900 memorial stained glass by Hemmings of London; nave roof has 7 braced
king-post trusses with a flat ceiling above the collars.

(Rev. W.L. Taylor, The History of Sadberge, 1919).

Listing NGR: NZ3409216807

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

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