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Roman Catholic Church of St Mary and Attached Presbytery

A Grade II Listed Building in Whittingham, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.4141 / 55°24'50"N

Longitude: -1.8916 / 1°53'29"W

OS Eastings: 406960

OS Northings: 613355

OS Grid: NU069133

Mapcode National: GBR H57V.80

Mapcode Global: WHB0B.X5DT

Entry Name: Roman Catholic Church of St Mary and Attached Presbytery

Listing Date: 3 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371453

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236232

Location: Whittingham, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Whittingham

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Whittingham and Edlingham with Bolton Chapel

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 01 SE
10/147 R.C. Church of St.
Mary and attached


Roman Catholic Church and presbytery. 1877-81 by Dunn and Hanson. Snecked stone
with Welsh slate roof. Church in Romanesque style, house in Tudor style.

Church 5 bays with round-headed doorway on right, in portal with stone pent roof;
arch with 2 chamfers and a roll mould, and moulded drip stone.

To left round-headed windows with dripstones. Moulded sill string. Rounded
stone brackets support guttering. East end has 3 round-headed windows and rose
window of 3 circles above. Gabled roof with kneelers, overlapping coping and
foliated cross finial.

Attached on left 2-storey, 3-bay, L-plan presbytery has door and narrow window
in extruded stone porch between projecting right bay and rear wing. 2- and
3-light windows with shouldered lintels. Steeply-pitched gabled roof with
overlapping coping and corniced ridge stacks.

Whittingham Vale: David Dippie Dixon: Frank Graham, Newcastle 1974.

Listing NGR: NU0696013355

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