Description: South Lodge, Gateway, Walls and Gates to Jesmond Cemetery
Date Listed: 14 June 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 304660
OS Grid Reference: NZ2578265485
OS Grid Coordinates: 425782, 565485
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9833, -1.5987
NZ 26 NE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE JESMOND ROAD
9/340 South lodge, gateway,
walls and gates to
14.6.54 Jesmond Cemetery.
Lodge, gateway, walls and gates. 1836 by John Dobson for Newcastle General
Cemetery Company. Sandstone ashlar; roof of small graduated slates. Classical
style. One storey, one bay. Central blocked tripartite window under pedimented
gable on four pilasters to Gateway has 2-stage towers with raised stone surrounds
to square-headed pedestrian entrances under cornice and chamfered coping.
Pediment shaped upper sections have antefixae and acroterion. High, flat coped
walls enclose area in front and break forward to square piers with sloped coping.
Cast iron vehicle and pedestrian gates have spear-finialled standards and dog-
bars and acanthus ornament to principals.
Listing NGR: NZ2578265485
Source: English Heritage
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