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Church of St Matthew, Dinnington

Description: Church of St Matthew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304322

OS Grid Reference: NZ2078173253
OS Grid Coordinates: 420781, 573253
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0533, -1.6762

Location: 6 Church Close, Dinnington, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE13 7JP

Locality: Dinnington
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE13 7JP

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Listing Text


4/2 Church of St. Matthew


Parish Church c.1870.
Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar plinth and dressings; graduated Lakeland
slate roof with decorative ridge tiles and stone gable copings. Nave and south
porch; chancel and south porch. Paired nook shafts to boarded door in steeply-
gabled nave porch; massive west buttresses with off-sets support gabled bellcote;
2-light west window recessed under chamfered arch springing from these. 2-light
windows in 3-bay nave, cusped lancets in chancel; 3-light east window above
buttress; diagonal chancel buttresses. Geometric tracery and diamond-stopped
drip-moulds to 2-centred-arched windows and main door; shouldered arch to
chancel door.

Listing NGR: NZ2078173253

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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