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Block Number 47 (The Chapel)

A Grade II Listed Building in Guston, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1432 / 51°8'35"N

Longitude: 1.3244 / 1°19'27"E

OS Eastings: 632630

OS Northings: 143470

OS Grid: TR326434

Mapcode National: GBR X2S.CN3

Mapcode Global: VHLHB.XJ1H

Entry Name: Block Number 47 (The Chapel)

Listing Date: 17 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363334

English Heritage Legacy ID: 178444

Location: Guston, Dover, Kent, CT15

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Guston

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 34 SW GUSTON DUKE OF YORK'S ROYAL
MILITARY SCHOOL

Block No 47
5/5 (The Chapel)

17.6.1983

GV II

Chapel. 1909 by Sir Henry Tanner. Pebble dash and red brick and ashlar
dressings with plain tiled roof. Chancel, nave with aisles and transepts,
eastern narthex with flanking towers. The church is orientated to the west.
Entrance (east) front with recessed semi-circular windows flanking ashlar
doorway with keyed semi-circular surround. Modillion cornice pedimented
over door, with large, keyed semi-circular gabled window. Battlemented
octagonal side towers with cupolas. Shallow segmentally headed clerestory
lights, 3 each side, and plain mullioned sidelights. Transepts with
buttresses, and Diocletian windows over board doors in raised brick
surrounds. Triple lancet west window, the only concession to either Gothic
or ecclesiastical function. Shingled bellcote tower over chancel, with
cupola and pedimented louvred openings. Interior: brick and ashlar banded
walls, narrow side aisles; roof trusses to nave; plaster barrel vaulted
chancel; original pews and fittings.


Listing NGR: TR3248343658

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