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Baptist Church and Sunday School

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridges, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.9556 / 54°57'20"N

Longitude: -1.6004 / 1°36'1"W

OS Eastings: 425688

OS Northings: 562406

OS Grid: NZ256624

Mapcode National: GBR SR5.9J

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.DP4S

Entry Name: Baptist Church and Sunday School

Listing Date: 13 January 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 430221

Location: Gateshead, NE8

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Bridges

Built-Up Area: Gateshead

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Bensham and Teams

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

5099 (south side)

NZ 2562 7/90 Baptist Church and
Sunday School

1877. Narrow courses of rusticated sandstone with ashlar dressings, in modified
classical style. Two storeys, three bays, the centre wide and projecting with
angle pilasters, entablature and pediment with carved ornament. First floor round
arched window with archivolt crossed by impost string supported on two Ionic column
mullions. Cill string. Ground floor triple arcade with round columns, archivolts,
vermiculate keystones. Lower side bays with rounded corners to five-bay returns,
entablature and balustraded parapet. Segment headed windows above, round arched

On east return, a one-storey link of two narrow bays to a two-storey, three-bay
school house of similar style and materials with a short balancing wing to south.

Listing NGR: NZ2568862406

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

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