CHURCH OF ST GABRIEL - Sunderland - List Entry

  • Description

    "Parish church. 1912. By CA Clayton Greene. Snecked tooled limestone with ashlar plinth and dressings; roof of graduated Lakeland slate with stone copings. Aisled chancel with E undercroft, and N vestry with organ chamber over; aisled nave with transepts; W vestibule and porch. Art Nouveau modification of Tudor style..... INTERIOR shows probable influence of St Andrew, Roker (qv) in use of large nave piers to allow aisles beneath; very wide nave; large crossing piers; roof trusses of kingpost and tie beam over windows, of raised cruck-shapes between, all on stone corbels. Panelled sanctuary with high quality oak furnishings..."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 1 year, 10 months ago
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