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8022


S Tyneside


Jarrow, Grange Road West, Christ Church


Jarrow


NZ36NW


Religious Ritual and Funerary


Church


Parish Church


Early Modern


C19


Extant Building


Parish church. 1868 by Johnson and Hicks. Coursed, squared rock-faced sandstone; roof of Welsh slate. 4-bay nave, north and south aisles and south porch, 2-bay chancel with south vestry and north organ loft, tower with stair turret at north-east of nave. Early English style. West ele- vation; 2 windows of 2 lights with cinquefoils. Clerestory has cinquefoil windows; lancets in the aisles. High-pitched roofs have gable stone copings and finials; tower has tall broach spire. Interior: nave arcades have round piers with plinths, clasping bands and acanthus capitals; and stiff leaf stops to hood moulds of arches. Furnishings: Norman-style front of Frosterley marble on pedestal and 4 columns; choir stalls, rood screen, lec- tern and altar Gothic-style woodwork of high quality. LISTED GRADE 2


3262


6528


NZ32626528



Department of National Heritage, List of Buildings of Special architectural or Historic Interest, 1/87

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