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Latitude: 55.1381 / 55°8'17"N
Longitude: -1.9832 / 1°58'59"W
OS Eastings: 401167
OS Northings: 582640
OS Grid: NZ011826
Mapcode National: GBR G9L0.FY
Mapcode Global: WHB1N.H3TW
Plus Code: 9C7W42Q8+6P
Entry Name: Church of St Wilfred
Listing Date: 10 November 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1370499
English Heritage Legacy ID: 239611
Location: Kirkwhelpington, Northumberland, NE19
Civil Parish: Kirkwhelpington
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Kirkwhelpington with Kirkharle and Kirkheaton
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
Tagged with: Church building
NZ 08 SW KIRKWHELPINGTON KIRKHARLE
8/76 Church of St. Wilfred
Church. C14, C18, restored 1884. Dressed stone; west porch and vestry ashlar.
Welsh slate roof. Nave, chancel, west porch and vestry.
C18 west porch has battened door and round-headed west window. Lean-to vestry
on north side has 12-pane sash window.
2-bay nave has 2- and 3-light windows with Victorian Decorated tracery in C14
arched openings with original labels.
2-bay chancel has priest's door with 2 continuous hollow chamfers. Small 'low
side' window to left with cusped ogee head. Similar window on north wall.
Other windows on south side are 3-light with Victorian reticulated tracery in
original openings. Chancel north windows have genuine C14 reticulation.
East end rebuilt with large 5-light reticulated window.
Top 2 courses of wall added C19. Gabled roof with kneelers and flat coping.
Early C18 west bellcote with pilasters and heavily-moulded round-arched cornice.
Porch and vestry have open-pedimented gable and square stone chimney.
Interior has chancel arch of 2 continuous chamfers. 2 trefoiled piscinas in
nave. Chancel has C14 sedilia with trefoiled heads and similar piscina with
petalled drain on fluted stem.
Victorian hammer-beam roofs. Victorian chancel screen, pulpit and altar rails
with Decorated tracery. Elegant Victorian bench ends with carved panels and
Perpendicular font from old Church of All Saints, Newcastle: octagonal with
Listing NGR: NZ0116582639
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