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Church of St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in North Sunderland, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.5763 / 55°34'34"N

Longitude: -1.6652 / 1°39'54"W

OS Eastings: 421204

OS Northings: 631453

OS Grid: NU212314

Mapcode National: GBR J3TY.8W

Mapcode Global: WHC0T.D38G

Entry Name: Church of St Paul

Listing Date: 22 December 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1234464

English Heritage Legacy ID: 410380

Location: North Sunderland, Northumberland, NE68

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: North Sunderland

Built-Up Area: Seahouses

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: North Sunderland St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 23 SW
(South side)
9/183 Church of St. Paul
Parish church. 1834 by Anthony Salvin. Ashlar with Welsh slate roof. Nave
with bellcote and apsidal chancel. Romanesque style. West door has columns
with cushion capitals and multi-moulded arch. Flanking one-light windows and
string course rising over door and windows. Round-headed window over door
flanked by trapezoidal recesses with colonettes at sides.
4-bay nave has one-light round-headed windows and string course which rises
over each window. Buttresses between each bay.
Chancel has priest's door with roll-moulded arch and cushion capitals, similar
windows and corbel table.
Gabled roof and gabled double bellcote with roll-moulded arches and cushion
Interior: Canted, plastered barrel-vaulted nave ceiling and round barrel-
vaulted chancel ceiling. Screen and elaborate octagonal pulpit of 1915 with
twisted Ionic colonettes and figures of saints in niches.

Listing NGR: NU2120431453

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

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