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Church of St Alban

A Grade II Listed Building in Windy Nook and Whitehills, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.9426 / 54°56'33"N

Longitude: -1.5768 / 1°34'36"W

OS Eastings: 427211

OS Northings: 560966

OS Grid: NZ272609

Mapcode National: GBR KCF9.F0

Mapcode Global: WHC3Y.R1C7

Entry Name: Church of St Alban

Listing Date: 26 April 1948

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299810

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303823

Location: Gateshead, NE10

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Windy Nook and Whitehills

Built-Up Area: Gateshead

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Windy Nook St Alban

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(west side)
6/57 Windy Nook

26.4.48 Church of St. Alban


arish church. 1841-2 by Thomas Liddell with additions 1888. Coursed squared
sandstone, with ashlar dressings; plinth; roof of Welsh slate has flat stone
gable coping. Nave with south porch; north aisle, 1888 north porch to
chancel. South front: trefoil window in gable of porch, shouldered
door in return in chamfered jambs; 2 pairs of lancet windows flanked by
buttresses; lower chancel set back has 2 lancets. Strings at sills and at
head of coped buttresses; clasping buttresses to nave and angle to chancel.
East front has 3 cusped lancets,quatrefoil over; sill string. North side
has 5 lancets; central buttress. West front has 3 lancets with sill string,
slit window in gable peak; bellcote corbelled out above. Cross finials.

Listing NGR: NZ2721160966

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