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Chapel of Beaumont College

A Grade II Listed Building in Wraysbury, Windsor and Maidenhead

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4496 / 51°26'58"N

Longitude: -0.5759 / 0°34'33"W

OS Eastings: 499057

OS Northings: 173255

OS Grid: SU990732

Mapcode National: GBR F90.56X

Mapcode Global: VHFTG.YTXL

Entry Name: Chapel of Beaumont College

Listing Date: 3 March 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119796

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469352

Location: Old Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL4

County: Windsor and Maidenhead

Civil Parish: Old Windsor

Built-Up Area: Wraysbury

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Old Windsor

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


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

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