CHAPEL OF BEAUMONT COLLEGE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1119796

Date first listed: 03-Mar-1972

Statutory Address: CHAPEL OF BEAUMONT COLLEGE, BURFIELD ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: CHAPEL OF BEAUMONT COLLEGE, BURFIELD ROAD

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

District: Windsor and Maidenhead (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Old Windsor

National Grid Reference: SU9905773255

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History

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Details

OLD WINDSOR

SU97SE BURFIELD ROAD 599-1/14/8 (South side (off)) 03/03/72 Chapel of Beaumont College

GV II

Chapel for the Jesuit College, now offices. 1870 by Hansom, interior decorated by JF Bentley in 1873-6. Stock brick, tile, coped gabled roof rising above the buildings of Beaumont College (qv). EXTERIOR: east gable: is of decorated brick with a large rose window. North front: 6 bays. Round-headed blind arcade on the top level with stone impost blocks and continuous sill; projecting brick eaves. INTERIOR: a floor and ceiling has been inserted and the walls have been lined, all c1970. The capitals of columns are still visible. The interior is reputed to be intact under the linings and has a barrel vaulted roof and an arcade of round arches to a single north aisle. All were plastered with painted designs in Raphaelesque style. Reredos in Venetian Renaissance style. (Victoria County History: Vol III: 81; Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Berkshire: Harmondsworth: 1975-: 190; Murray's Berkshire: 152).





Listing NGR: SU9905773255

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 469352

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Ditchfield, P H, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Berkshire, (1924), 81
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Berkshire, (1975), 190
'Murrays Architectural Guide' in Berkshire, (1949), 152

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