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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.MARGARET OF ANTIOCH

List entry Number: 1159741

Location

CHURCH OF ST.MARGARET OF ANTIOCH, CROSSGATE

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

County District District Type Parish
County DurhamUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 06-May-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 110157

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Details

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE CROSSGATE NZ 2742 SW (South side)

14/108 Church of St. Margaret 6/5/52 of Antioch

GV I

Parish church. C12, C14 and C15 with C19 widening of north aisle and other alterations. Coursed sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings; C19 work coursed squared sandstone and ashlar. Roof concealed by parapets. Stone-flagged roofs to porches. West tower with south-east stair turret; aisled nave and chancel; north and south porches; north vestry. 3-stage tower has 3 offsets; 2-light 2-centred west window; small square chamfered windows in second stage on north and south sides; elliptical-headed 2-light belfry openings; renewed battlements and large corner pinnacles. Porches, the north C19 and the south with C19 front, have Tudor-arched doors in moulded surrounds under gables; statue of St. Margaret in niche on north. 2-light Perpendicular-traceried windows in north aisle; 2-light Decorated windows in south nave aisle under renewed 4-centred-arched 2-light clerestory windows; 2-light square-headed windows in chancel clerestory above Perpendicular aisle windows. C19 east window and east aisle window of 5 and 3 lights; small cusped lancet east window in vestry. North aisle west window of 2 arched lights resited from east end. One small round-headed window in west bay of south clerestory.

Interior: painted plaster with ashlar dressings; roof has moulded tie-beams on brackets; short kingposts. 4-bay arcades, the south lower, with round columns; scalloped capitals on south, except easternmost which has stiff-leaf with face, and chamfered arches; the north has taller columns supporting round arches of 2 orders under dripmould. Slightly misshapen round chancel arch of 2 orders, the inner shafted and the outer without capitals. South chancel aisle has very wide arch of 3 hollow chamfers, the north a lower arch of 2 orders, both without capitals. C12 window in north chancel. 2 aumbrys on north. Tower has quadripartite vault and high 2-centred arch. Memorials include large slab with eroded coat of arms to Sir John Duck Bart, and members of his family to 1695.

Listing NGR: NZ2712042408

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National Grid Reference: NZ 27121 42405

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