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Chapel to Former Legat's School of Ballet

A Grade II Listed Building in Rotherfield, East Sussex

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Latitude: 51.0546 / 51°3'16"N

Longitude: 0.2481 / 0°14'53"E

OS Eastings: 557653

OS Northings: 130765

OS Grid: TQ576307

Mapcode National: GBR MQQ.X42

Mapcode Global: FRA C6DB.JGG

Plus Code: 9F32363X+R6

Entry Name: Chapel to Former Legat's School of Ballet

Listing Date: 1 February 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1027967

English Heritage Legacy ID: 297130

Location: Rotherfield, Wealden, East Sussex, TN6

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Rotherfield

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Mark Cross St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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TQ 53 SE
Chapel to former
14/1007 Legat's School of
Chapel. 1875 architects Goldie and Child. Built of red brick with bands of
polychrome black brick and slate roof. 5 bay nave with clerestorey, aisles and
transpets. Apsidal-ended chancel and South Tower. Tower has stone dressings and
louvred arched bell stage. Below are 2 trefoliated headed windows and circular
window and 2 lancets to aisles. A covered passageway connects to the main
buildings. Dogtooth cornice and 4 circular clerestorey windows with refoliated
motifs. Aisles have 4 lancets with trefoil heads and trefoil motifs above. Gabled
transept with circular window and 2 sashes below with stone and brick tympani. The
Duchess of Leeds bought from Scotland the polished granite columns which divide the
nave and aisles. The alter erected in 1885 was designed by Peter Paul Pugin.

Listing NGR: TQ5765330765

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