Church of England Diocese of Durham All Saints Cleadon

Facilities and features

Click on the tags below to learn more about each.

Accessibility

Toilets

Available in the worship area/Chapter House, Parish Hall and Old Schoolroom

The on-site parking is in the yard behind the Old Schoolroom, between the Parish Hall and the Vicarage. There is limited parking and is shared between all our buildings within the site. It is not at the same level as the worship area and Chapter House. On-street parking is available on Cleadon Lane and Sunderland Road after 5.30pm weekdays and at weekends.

Available in the worship area/Chapter House, Parish Hall and Old Schoolroom

Ramped entrance
Hearing (induction) Loop

Our Building

Grade II
Parish church. 1869 by R J Johnson, south aisle 1907. Snecked limestone rubble with sandstone ashlar quoins and dressings, high-pitched roofs of Welsh slate with stone coping to nave and aisle, in Early English style. Nave with south aisle and south porch, chancel with 3-sided apse, north transept. 2 windows of 3 lights in nave and aisle; south door in chamfered opening between recessed columns on plinths, with drip mould; 2 buttresses to aisle. Transept has a 2-light window in the gable and an east door with flower stops to a drip-mould. Roof has stone cross finial at west, iron at east; above the chancel a hexagonal timber bellcote with Welsh slate spirelet and iron finial; chimney at the transept gable. Interior: south arcade of 2 wide bays, paintings of Garden of Gethsemane by J Eadie Read of Newcastle c.1914 in spandrels; apse paintings of Christ on the Cross and Christ in Majesty by Michael Hoare of Folkestone in 1967; 2-light west window war memorial by L C Evetts of Newcastle in 1948.


Music and Worship

Organ

8.00am Sunday morning

Regular Choir

Groups, Courses and Activities

Meets in the Parish Hall in the early evening of Mondays

Wednesday afternoon in the Chapter House

Meets in the Parish Hall on Wednesdays

Second Saturday of the month 10.30am-11.45am

Meets in the Parish Hall on Friday in the early evening

Meets in the Parish Hall on Wednesday evenings

Meets in the Chapter House on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 2pm

Meets in the Parish Hall on Wednesday Afternoon 1.30pm-3.00pm during term-time, please enter through the rear door off the yard accessed between the Old Schoolroom and the Vicarage, 5 Sunderland Road

Meets in the early evening on Wednesdays in the Parish Hall

Meets in the Parish Hall on Friday evenings


Help for Visitors

usually available from 9.30am-3.30pm Monday-Saturday


Other Features

We endeavour to use fair-trade products.

We support the Bread of Life South Shields food bank, by collecting for them.

Conservation Area

For information and bookings contact The Parish Administrator, The Parish Office, 1 Sunderland Road, Cleadon, Sunderland, SR6 7UR, 0191 519 0515 [email protected]