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Latitude: 55.0055 / 55°0'19"N
Longitude: -1.6207 / 1°37'14"W
OS Eastings: 424356
OS Northings: 567944
OS Grid: NZ243679
Mapcode National: GBR KB3K.XG
Mapcode Global: WHC3K.2GH2
Plus Code: 9C7W294H+5P
Entry Name: Trinity Church
Listing Date: 23 March 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1246936
English Heritage Legacy ID: 486902
Location: Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Electoral Ward/Division: West Gosforth
Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Gosforth All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NZ 26 NW WEST AVENUE
23-MAR-01 (North side)
Methodist church. 1877. Designed by Septimus Oswald & Son. Ashlar with slate roofs, terracotta ridge tiles and lead finials. Chamfered plinth.
East entrance front has central pointed arched entrance doorway with moulded ashlar surround and late C20 double doors, flanked by single chamfered lancets under continuous hood mould. Above a large triple lancet window in elaborately moulded surround. Above again a circular window in gable apex. To left an octagonal stair tower with narrow lancets, narrower upper stages have quatrefoils and then tall narrow lancets, topped with octagonal ashlar spire. Beyond a single lancet on the ground floor and two lancets above. To right an apsidal ended entrance with single pointed arched doorway and two lancets above.
North and south facades have simple lancet windows to ground floor and galleries. Beyond gabled transepts on both sides with pairs of lancets below and pairs of 2-light pointed arched windows above with reticulated tracery.
Apsidal west end has three narrow lancets.
INTERIOR very largely intact. Original wooden U-plan galleries supported on cast iron columns, with similar columns above supporting pointed wooden arcades and a fine boarded roof. Original pews to ground floor and galleries. Wooden panelled dado, organ case, lectern and altar-rail. Wooden screen between entrance and nave with pointed arched windows and doors with geometric stained glass.
Listing NGR: NZ2435667944
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