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Latitude: 51.4157 / 51°24'56"N
Longitude: -0.8848 / 0°53'5"W
OS Eastings: 477648
OS Northings: 169108
OS Grid: SU776691
Mapcode National: GBR C6B.54B
Mapcode Global: VHDX1.MP33
Entry Name: Bearwood College Chapel bearwood College Chapel 30 Metres North West of Bearwood College
Listing Date: 14 October 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1118160
English Heritage Legacy ID: 41414
Location: Arborfield and Newland, Wokingham, RG41
Civil Parish: Arborfield and Newland
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Winnersh
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
ARBORFIELD AND NEWLAND BEARWOOD ROAD
SU 76 NE (south west side)
9/6 Bearwood College Chapel
30 Metres north west of
14.10.86 Bearwood College
Chapel. 1934-5 by Sir Herbert Baker. Red brick with stone dressings, plain
tile hipped roof. Nave, east and west aisle passages, apsidal sanctuary, lobby
entrance on south. Ground floor has 6 bays of 2-light leaded Perpendicular style
windows, and one-light similar windows to clerestoreys. Brick and stone
buttresses, fleche on ridge towards north end. Enclosed entry porch on south
with domed ceiling, semi-circular arched entry on other side of buttressed bell-
tower with open bell chamber under hipped tiled roof slightly lower in height
than main roof. Stone memorial plaque in bell tower base; in memory of James Lyle
Mackay, First Earl of Inchcape, Treasurer of The Royal Merchant Navy School 1917-1932.
Interior: 6 bay arcades with semi-circular arches and rectangular columns with
continuous mouldings; a rib vaulted apse, 2 shallow domes over the choir bays.
Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SU7764869108
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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