WEST DOWNS SCHOOL HALL AND CHAPEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1095313
Date first listed:
23-Feb-1988
Statutory Address:
WEST DOWNS SCHOOL HALL AND CHAPEL, ROMSEY ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
WEST DOWNS SCHOOL HALL AND CHAPEL, ROMSEY ROAD

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

County:
Hampshire
District:
Winchester (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SU 46765 29402

Details

ROMSEY ROAD SU 42 NE 12/43 West Downs School Hall and Chapel II School hall and chapel above. c 1905, architect John Simpson in Arts and Crafts style. Built of red brick with steeply pitched tiled roof, 2 storeys and attics, 5 windows. Octagonal bell turret to west end, the base tile hung, the top wooden with tiled roof and elaborate metal weathervane. 3 hipped dormers with leaded lights to each side. Windows are separated by brick buttresses,lst floor windows are small cambered casements with leaded lights. Ground floor windows are larger 2 tier triple casements. Projecting west end bay also with cambered casement. East end has circular stained glass windows and extensions with 3 cambered 12 pane sashes. Interior of chapel has exposed roof timbers. Carved reredos. Good quality window catches. Staircase designed in concrete with terrazzo finish with balusters alternately thick and thin. Hall has wooden panelling and large stone fireplace with brick infill.

Listing NGR: SU4684629410

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
144913
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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