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Roman Catholic Church of St Ninian, Wooler

Description: Roman Catholic Church of St Ninian

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 237682

OS Grid Reference: NT9892228222
OS Grid Coordinates: 398922, 628222
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5477, -2.0186

Location: Burnhouse Road, Wooler, Northumberland NE71 6EQ

Locality: Wooler
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE71 6EQ

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Listing Text

(North side)

16/106 Roman Catholic Church
21/9/51 of St. Ninian


Roman Catholic Church. 1856 by George Goldie. Snecked stone with Welsh slate

Nave, chancel, south-west tower, south aisle, north chapel and vestry.
Geometric style.

Doorway, in tower, has multi-moulded pointed arch. 3-light window over with
gabled hoodmould over blind centre light. Bell stage has paired cusped lancets.
2-storey clasping stair projection with pent roof. Steeply-pitched gabled roof
with quatrefoils in gables.

West end of nave has 2 cusped lancets separated by buttress with niche. Rose
window over.

4-bay nave has 2-light traceried windows on north side; similar lower windows
to south aisle and quatrefoil clerestory windows.

2-bay chancel with cusped lancets and 5-light traceried east window. Steeply-
pitched gabled roofs.

Interior: south arcade with double-chamfered pointed arches on octagonal piers.

Stained-glass window in south aisle in memory of George Goldie the architect.
East window by Wailes.

Listing NGR: NT9892228222

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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