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Church of St Paul, Blaydon-on-Tyne

Description: Church of St Paul

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303786

OS Grid Reference: NZ1756861931
OS Grid Coordinates: 417568, 561931
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9517, -1.7272

Location: Scotland Head, Blaydon, Gateshead NE21 6PQ

Locality: Blaydon-on-Tyne
County: Gateshead
Country: England
Postcode: NE21 6PQ

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Listing Text

(east side)
4/19 (inset) Winlaton

Church of St. Paul


Parish church.1827-9 by Ignatius Bonomi. Coursed squared sandstone with
ashlar dressings; low-pitched roof of Lakeland slate. Nave, chancel, west
tower. Perpendicular style. 3-stage battlemented tower with corner
pinnacles and tall angle buttresses. 2-light belfry openings above 3-light
pointed-arched window; slit window below. Tudor-arched south door with
hoodmould. 4-bay nave has mullioned and transomed 3-light windows, the eastern-
most with tracery, under hoodmoulds; stepped buttresses define bays. Short
chancel with priest's door, 5-light traceried east window, and diagonal
buttresses. Corbelled and coped continuous parapet. Wrought iron gates
to doors. Interior: plastered above wainscoting. Slender nave arcades with:
4-centred arches. Panelled ceiling on cast iron brackets. Memorial panel to
Charles John Clavering died 1838, High Sheriff. Memorial screen and choir
stalls to Sir Henry A. Clavering died 1898.

Listing NGR: NZ1756861931

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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