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Church of St Mary, Whittington

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239630

OS Grid Reference: NY9781572467
OS Grid Coordinates: 397815, 572467
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0467, -2.0357

Location: Whittington, Northumberland NE19 2LF

Locality: Whittington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE19 2LF

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Listing Text


15/95 Church of St. Mary


Church. Some medieval masonry, early C18, restored and partly rebuilt 1875.
South wall ashlar,random rubble elsewhere. Vestry has stone slate roof, church
Welsh slate.

Single cell with south porch and west vestry. 3 bays with, on south side, 2-light
windows with cusped heads. Gabled south porch of 1875 between 2nd and 3rd bay.
South doorway is C18, round-headed with impost blocks and keystone.

East window is 3-light Victorian Perpendicular. C18 west bellcote has rusticated
sides and flat top with ball finial.

Lower vestry has paired lancets on south wall and tall stone chimney on gable

Coped gabled roof with rounded C18 kneelers.

Interior has king-post roof with angle-and V-struts. The king-posts are renewed,
some of the other timbers old.

Large C18 baluster font.

Listing NGR: NY9781572467

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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