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Latitude: 54.9496 / 54°56'58"N
Longitude: -1.5986 / 1°35'54"W
OS Eastings: 425807
OS Northings: 561738
OS Grid: NZ258617
Mapcode National: GBR SRF.Q8
Mapcode Global: WHC3R.DVZD
Entry Name: Church of St George
Listing Date: 13 January 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1248725
English Heritage Legacy ID: 430198
Location: Gateshead, NE8
Electoral Ward/Division: Deckham
Built-Up Area: Gateshead
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Gateshead St George
Church of England Diocese: Durham
1. DURHAM ROAD
5099 (east side)
NZ 2561 9/68 Church of St George
1899 dated on foundation stone. Architect Stephen Piper. Rusticated snecked
sandstone with ashlar dressings. Nave and passage aisles, very tall. Arts-and-
Crafts lancet style. South-west saddleback tower with angle turrets. Balancing
north-west porch. Two wide nave bays, two gabled transept bays of equal width;
long, tall chancel with low aisles and half-octagonal south vestry projection with
mullion-and-transom windows. Church windows are grouped or stepped lancets.
Lofty, plain and dignified interior, ashlar and plaster. Wood barrelled roof whose
braces rest on stone corbels. Woodwork and metal fittings of good quality. Pleasing
stained glass in east and west windows and south aisle.
Listing NGR: NZ2580761738
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