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Church of St Cuthbert, Corsenside

Description: Church of St Cuthbert

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 239433

OS Grid Reference: NY8902089266
OS Grid Coordinates: 389020, 589266
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1975, -2.1740

Location: Corsenside, Northumberland NE48 2TA

Locality: Corsenside
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 2TA

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Listing Text


2/53 Church of St. Cuthbert



Parish church. C12 with bellcote and south door added 1735; nave windows
altered mid-C19. C17 priest's door; C19 south porch. Dressed stone with slate
roof and asbestos tiles for chancel. Nave, chancel, south porch and lean-to
shed on north. 6-bay nave with windows on south side only; these are of domestic
C19 character in chamfered reveals. South door has chamfered surround, elliptical
head with date on triple keystone. 2-bay chancel has priest's door with Tudor-
arched head in chamfered surround (cf. house next door) and one C18 12-pane sash.
East window has C19 intersecting tracery. Gabled west bellcote with ball finial.

Interior has unmoulded C12 chancel arch on plain chamfered imposts. C17 chancel
roof timbers partly visible. Octagonal C18 font. 4 medieval grave slabs attached
to nave wall. C18 altar rail with turned balusters. Attached to outside of nave
south wall are 3 C18 monuments to members of Reed family.

Thoroughgoing late C20 restoration of interior.

Listing NGR: NY8902089266

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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