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ST FRANCIS CHAPEL

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: ST FRANCIS CHAPEL

List entry Number: 1064846

Location

ST FRANCIS CHAPEL, THE RIDGEWAY NW7

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Barnet

District Type: London Borough

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Apr-1983

Date of most recent amendment: 28-Sep-1995

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 199043

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

1. 5004 THE RIDGEWAY NW7

St Francis Chapel (formerly Chapel to St Mary's Abbey, School) TQ 2293 14/10

GV II

Principal chapel for St Mary's Abbey School. 1888-9 Goldie, Child and Goldie. Red brick with stone dressing, slate capped pyramidal roof to the short central tower over the crossing with single lucarnes in each face. Early English style. Cruciform plan with three side chapels on each side of the nave. A single-storey cloister walk runs behind the chapel on both sides, connecting the convent with Holcombe House by way of the sacristies. Large rose window in west elevation; large window comprising four lancets on south side; paired lancets at clerestory level. INTERIOR. Simple vaulted timber roof to tower; barrel-vaulted roofs to nave and chapels. Interior faced with yellow stock brick with simple stone moulded arches at the crossing and into the side chapels. Original nuns' stalls and organ behind the altar. Metal altar rail, candle holders and chandeliers.

Listing NGR: TQ2215293117

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National Grid Reference: TQ 22152 93117

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