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Church of St Matthew

A Grade II Listed Building in Dinnington, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 55.0533 / 55°3'12"N

Longitude: -1.6762 / 1°40'34"W

OS Eastings: 420781

OS Northings: 573253

OS Grid: NZ207732

Mapcode National: GBR JBQ0.W9

Mapcode Global: WHC3B.771W

Entry Name: Church of St Matthew

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355215

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304322

Location: Dinnington, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE13

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Civil Parish: Dinnington

Built-Up Area: Dinnington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Christ the King

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


4/2 Church of St. Matthew


Parish Church c.1870.
Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar plinth and dressings; graduated Lakeland
slate roof with decorative ridge tiles and stone gable copings. Nave and south
porch; chancel and south porch. Paired nook shafts to boarded door in steeply-
gabled nave porch; massive west buttresses with off-sets support gabled bellcote;
2-light west window recessed under chamfered arch springing from these. 2-light
windows in 3-bay nave, cusped lancets in chancel; 3-light east window above
buttress; diagonal chancel buttresses. Geometric tracery and diamond-stopped
drip-moulds to 2-centred-arched windows and main door; shouldered arch to
chancel door.

Listing NGR: NZ2078173253

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

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