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Church of St John, Hebburn

Description: Church of St John

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 May 1948
English Heritage Building ID: 303733

OS Grid Reference: NZ3107564182
OS Grid Coordinates: 431075, 564182
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9713, -1.5161

Location: Canning Street, South Tyneside NE31 2UE

Locality: Hebburn
County: South Tyneside
Country: England
Postcode: NE31 2UE

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Listing Text


Church of St John



Parish church, formerly a service wing of Hebburn Hall. Converted to church
in 1886-87 by F R Wilson. Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings; roof of Welsh
slate. Oriented NNW-SSE; unaisled; east transept at south end having entrance
porch in the angle; west porch at north end. Decorated style windows : 7 of
3 lights in the nave, 2 of 2 lights in the transept elaborate tracery over 7
lights at the north end, all between buttresses with gablets and set-backs.
South elevation : 2 massive buttresses having 5 alternate gablets and set-backs
between 1-light cusped windows and flanking a tall 2-light window. The roof
has a tall pierced, coped belfry supported by the south buttresses, and a central
fl├Ęche with 8 gabled louvres.

Listing NGR: NZ3107564182

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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