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Latitude: 54.9611 / 54°57'40"N
Longitude: -1.6033 / 1°36'11"W
OS Eastings: 425498
OS Northings: 563016
OS Grid: NZ254630
Mapcode National: GBR SQR.QP
Mapcode Global: WHC3R.BKRL
Entry Name: Church of St Joseph and Presbytery
Listing Date: 26 April 1950
Last Amended: 13 January 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1248573
English Heritage Legacy ID: 430258
Location: Gateshead, NE8
Electoral Ward/Division: Bridges
Built-Up Area: Gateshead
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Gateshead Team Ministry
Church of England Diocese: Durham
1. WEST STREET
5099 (west side)
NZ 2563 5/1 26.4.50 Church of St Joseph
(formerly listed under
II Bensham Road) and
Roman Catholic. 1858 by A M Dunn.
Coursed dressed stone with high pitched slated roof. French Gothic style. Nave,
aisles, short transepts, east chevet with swept pointed roof. Base for a tower
at North-west corner but tower apparently not built. Gabled south-east chapel.
Much elaborate tracery. Low south link to Presbytery, of similar materials. Three
storeys, three bays in modified Gothic style with shaped window heads. Built to
house three priests.
Listing NGR: NZ2549863015
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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