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Church of St Aidan

A Grade II Listed Building in Tarset, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.183 / 55°10'58"N

Longitude: -2.3373 / 2°20'14"W

OS Eastings: 378620

OS Northings: 587688

OS Grid: NY786876

Mapcode National: GBR D83H.SV

Mapcode Global: WH8ZZ.2Z8H

Entry Name: Church of St Aidan

Listing Date: 7 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1302858

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239754

Location: Tarset, Northumberland, NE48

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Tarset

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Falstone with Greystead and Thorneyburn

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

TARSET THORNEYBURN
NY 78 NE
31/93 Church of St. Aidan

GV II

Parish church. 1818 by H.H. Seward for Commissioners of Greenwich Hospital.
Ashlar with chamfered plinth, graduated Lakeland slate roof. West tower/
porch, continuous nave and chancel, and north vestry.

Castellated west tower with angle buttresses. Four steps up to round-headed
doorway on south side. Small round-headed window above and large round-
headed bell opening with Y-tracery. All openings have broad chamfered surrounds.

Three-bay church with round-arched, Y-tracery windows. Concave cornice.
Three-light east window with intersecting glazing bars. Round window in the
gable. Gabled roof with blocking course over gables. Apex of east gable
has large square block with round-headed niche.

A simple interior but of pleasing proportions. Panelled dado, flat ceiling.


Listing NGR: NY7862087688

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