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Halton Church

A Grade I Listed Building in Whittington, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.005 / 55°0'18"N

Longitude: -2.0052 / 2°0'18"W

OS Eastings: 399765

OS Northings: 567830

OS Grid: NY997678

Mapcode National: GBR GBFK.PM

Mapcode Global: WHB27.5GDF

Entry Name: Halton Church

Listing Date: 15 April 1969

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155675

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239655

Location: Whittington, Northumberland, NE45

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Whittington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Corbridge with Halton and Newton Hall

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 96 NE WHITTINGTON HALTON

17/120 Halton Church
15.4.69
GV I


Church. C12 and C16. Random rubble with Welsh slate roof. Nave, chancel and
west vestry. Medieval masonry, but all external features C16. 3-bay nave has
south door with segmental-arched, roll-moulded surround. Right of this are
two 2-light windows with round heads to lights.

1-bay chancel with similar window and similar 5-light east window under hoodmould.

Embattled parapet. Gabled west bellcote with round-arched opening. Gabled roof.

Interior has unmoulded C12 chancel arch with plain chamfered imposts.

Rere-arch of east window carved with symbols, perhaps initials.

Shallow-pitched roof has massive old tie beams with very short king and queen
posts, probably circa 1400.

C18 altar rails. C17 stone altar with heavily-rusticated round arches. Nave dado
made of C18 panelling, probably re-used from box pews.


Listing NGR: NY9976567828

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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