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Church of All Hallows, Henshaw

Description: Church of All Hallows

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 240769

OS Grid Reference: NY7638864354
OS Grid Coordinates: 376388, 564354
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9732, -2.3704

Location: A69, Henshaw, Northumberland NE47 7EP

Locality: Henshaw
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE47 7EP

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Listing Text

NY 76 SE 764643
(South side, off)
17/41 Church of
All Hallows

Parish church. 1888-9. Tooled dressed sandstone in narrow courses; plain red
tiled roof. Aisleless nave with porch on west end; chancel with north vestry.
Early English style. 3-bay nave: chamfered plinth and mainly narrow paired
lancets above sill string; single off-centre buttress on north and south;
steeply-pitched roof with coped gables. Diagonally-buttressed west end has
round window, in stepped hollow-chamfered surround, above porch; gabled bellcote
with pointed opening. Buttresses with gablets on north and south at junction
between nave and chancel. 2-bay chancel: enriched hollow-chamfered eaves band;
paired lancets, centre buttress and large cinquefoil window on south; 3 stepped
lancets above sill string on buttressed east end; steeply-pitched roof with
coped east gable. Small gabled porch: 2-light chamfered-mullioned window on
west; pointed chamfered doorway under hoodmould on south. Vestry: gabled
north end with external chimney; pointed doorway and 2-light mullioned window
on east; steeply-pitched roof.

Plain, plastered interior. Nave: 7 trusses, on mid-wall corbels, with brattished,
arch-braced collars. Chancel: hollow-chamfered chancel arch of 2 orders under
hoodmould dying into wall; enriched barrel roof; trefoil-headed piscina and
aumbry on south; east window in large pointed rear arch with colonettes (1894
stained glass: Christ with St. Ruth and St. Hilda).

Listing NGR: NY7638864354

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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