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Chapel of St Mary

A Grade II* Listed Building in North Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9926 / 54°59'33"N

Longitude: -1.5962 / 1°35'46"W

OS Eastings: 425934

OS Northings: 566524

OS Grid: NZ259665

Mapcode National: GBR SRS.BM

Mapcode Global: WHC3K.GR4Y

Plus Code: 9C6WXCV3+3G

Entry Name: Chapel of St Mary

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325172

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304809

Location: North Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: North Jesmond

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newcastle St George

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Description


NZ 26 NE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE REID PARK ROAD
(east side)
9/322
14.6.54 Chapel of St. Mary
G.V. II*
Chapel. First half C12; early C14 alterations and mid-C14 addition of sacristy.
Nave, chancel and north sacristy. Coursed squared sandstone. Roofless.
Fragments of east end of nave survive and shafts of chancel arch, which have
cushion capitals, (with scroll carving on that at south) and some voussoirs showing
roll and zig-zag mouldings. 2-light opening with cusped tracery in south chancel
wall, and 2 cusped ogee-headed lights in similar square-headed opening in north
sacristy wall. North door in sacristy. Interior shows piscinae: in chancel south
wall and sacristy. east wall. Walls survive up to a height of about 4 metres.
Source: W.F . Dendy in Archaeologia Aeliana 3rd series vol. I pp.130-147; M. Hope
Dodds History of Northumberland vol. XIII 1930 pp.298-310.


Listing NGR: NZ2593466524

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