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Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Humshaugh, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0369 / 55°2'12"N

Longitude: -2.1267 / 2°7'36"W

OS Eastings: 391998

OS Northings: 571378

OS Grid: NY919713

Mapcode National: GBR FBL6.C7

Mapcode Global: WHB1Z.9NJJ

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 15 April 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155919

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240012

Location: Humshaugh, Northumberland, NE46

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Humshaugh

Built-Up Area: Humshaugh

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Humshaugh St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

HUMSHAUGH HUMSHAUGH VILLAGE
NY 9171 and NY 9271 (South side)

12/253 and 13/253 Church of St. Peter
15.4.69
GV II

Parish Church, 1818 by H.H. Seward. Tooled ashlar; Lakeland slate roof. Broad
3-bay nave with west porch, north organ chamber and small sanctuary; Greek
Revival proportions with minimal Gothic detail. Chamfered plinth, buttresses
(set back at nave corners, and between bays on south) with moulded tops; moulded
eaves cornice. West end shows 3 steps up to porch with panelled double doors
in pointed arch; hollow-chamfered gable coping above; pointed lights in returns.
Flanking pointed-arched windows. Circular window above. Bellcote, with tall
pointed opening on gable; hollow-chamfered coping to gable and bellcote. South
wall of nave has three 2-light windows with Y tracery; 2 similar windows on
north and in projecting central organ chamber. East gable has cornice and cross-
gabled turret with blind lancet.

Lower sanctuary has 3-light east window with intersecting tracery; and circular
opening beneath gable with hollow-chamfered coping.

All windows in double-chamfered surrounds with hollow-chamfered hoodmoulds.

Interior: 4-centred chamfered sanctuary arch. Box pews at front and in side
aisles. Some marble memorial tablets. Creed and pater boards. 2 hatchments
(George III and Greenwich Hospital) over west door.


Listing NGR: NY9199871378

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