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Chapel of St Peter and St Paul at Cuddesdon House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cuddesdon, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.724 / 51°43'26"N

Longitude: -1.1321 / 1°7'55"W

OS Eastings: 460047

OS Northings: 203163

OS Grid: SP600031

Mapcode National: GBR 8ZH.W1T

Mapcode Global: VHCXX.BXCS

Entry Name: Chapel of St Peter and St Paul at Cuddesdon House

Listing Date: 25 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047708

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246390

Location: Cuddesdon and Denton, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX44

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Cuddesdon and Denton

Built-Up Area: Cuddesdon

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cuddesdon

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

6/2 Chapel of SS. Peter and Paul
at Cuddesdon House
- II

Chapel. 1846. By Benjamin Ferrey for Bishop Samuel Wilberforce. Coursed
squared limestone rubble with ashlar dressings; artificial stone slate roof.
3-bay plan. Decorated style with reticulated tracery. West wall has two 2-
light windows flanking a central buttress with a stone bell-cote on the gable.
Three 2-light windows in the north wall separated by buttresses, and in the
east wall a 3-light window with a quatrefoil in the gable. The south wall,
which has been altered, abutted part of the demolished Bishops Palace. All
windows have hood-moulds with carved heads as stops. Interior: Arch-braced
roof with curved wind-braces, and oak screen to ante-chapel with reticulated
tracery. West windows have armorial glass by Thomas Willement given by Queen
Victoria, The Prince Consort and the Archbishops of York and Canterbury.
(V.C.H. Oxfordshire V, p.101; Buildings of England, Oxfordshire, p.565)

Listing NGR: SP6004703167

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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