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Chapel at International University, Bushey

Description: Chapel at International University

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 164117

OS Grid Reference: TQ1276096158
OS Grid Coordinates: 512760, 196158
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6529, -0.3714

Location: The Avenue, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire WD2 2LW

Locality: Bushey
Local Authority: Hertsmere Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD2 2LW

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Listing Text

(Northeast side)

6/69 Chapel at International
2.12.74 University (formerly
listed as part of Royal
Masonic School)


Private chapel. 1900 by E.D.Webb for Royal Masonic Institute for Boys.
Knapped flint with stone dressings. Tiled roof. Perpendicular Gothic
style. 4-bay nave with 1-bay chancel, vestries to N and S, N organ bay.
W end: double doors under 4 centred arched head. 3-light 4 centred
arched leaded window above, oculus in coped gable. Octagonal turret to
SW with stone quoins. 3-light openings in 4 faces. Ashlar parapet with
arms in quatrefoils to 4 sides. Diagonal buttress to NW. Plinth. To N
and S: straight buttresses, small windows in W bay, larger 5-light
traceried 4-centred arched headed windows to nave. Semi-octagonal E end
with three 3-light windows with traceried 4 centred arched heads.
Vestries with 3-light windows under gable with ashlar parapet. 2-light
windows on returns, diagonal buttresses. Straight buttresses on organ
bay to N. Interior: W gallery, arched braced roof. E window 1901 by P.H.
Newman. (Pevsner 1977).

Listing NGR: TQ1276096158

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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