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Bearwood College Chapel bearwood College Chapel 30 Metres North West of Bearwood College

A Grade II Listed Building in Arborfield and Newland, Wokingham

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118160

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41414

Location: Arborfield and Newland, Wokingham, RG41

County: Wokingham

Civil Parish: Arborfield and Newland

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Winnersh

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

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

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