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Oxford House

Discover Oxford House, a hidden treasure in East London.

Event:

Guided Tours of Oxford House's Victorian Chapel
Timings: 12-2.00pm

Found on the third floor of Oxford House (today an art and community centre), the chapel is one of the best preserved examples of Oxford House's beginning as a Christian orientated University Settlement.

The space is an excellent illustration of Neo-Jacobean architecture with a smart wooden screen at the entrance, wooden panelled walls and floors, and a high arched ceiling.

At the back of the chapel is a beautiful painting of the Crucifixion by Alfred Soord, dated 1914, and hidden by wooden panels until opened up.

Free to the public.

Wood panelled chapel
Wonder at the Neo-Jacobean architecture inside Oxford House’s Victorian chapel © Oxford House

Visit:

Oxford House
Derbyshire Street
Bethnal Green
London
E2 6HG

www.oxfordhouse.org.uk

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