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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHURCH OF ST OSWIN

List Entry Number: 1044959

Location

CHURCH OF ST OSWIN, CHURCH ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: 
District: Northumberland
District Type: Unitary Authority
Parish: Wylam

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Mar-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.


Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 239516


Asset Groupings

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List Entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

NZ 16 SW WYLAM CHURCH ROAD

19/142 Church of St. Oswin

GV II



Parish church. 1886 by R.J. Johnson. Largely snecked rubble with Lakeland slate roof. Nave and chancel, south porch, south tower, north vestry and organ chamber. Perpendicular style. 3-bay nave has first a timber porch with delicate tracery, then 2-light windows. Tall embattled tower with angle buttresses, 2-light bell openings and gargoyles; also acts as transept internally. 2-bay chancel with unusual Perpendicular tracery. East and west windows are 5-light with panel tracery. Organ chamber and vestry, under catslide roof, also treated as transept internally. Gables are raised with ridged and roll-moulded coping. Wrought-iron vane on tower.

Interior: Canted barrel-vaulted wood panelled ceiling with carved bosses and frieze. Chancel ceiling is painted with Tudor roses and foliage and has carved relief frieze of vines. Pews, pulpit and doors have linenfold carving. Screens and altar rails with panels of tracery. Traceried reredos.

Listing NGR: NZ1136564737


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Map

National Grid Reference: NZ 11365 64737


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