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Latitude: 50.8068 / 50°48'24"N
Longitude: -1.0873 / 1°5'14"W
OS Eastings: 464405
OS Northings: 101203
OS Grid: SU644012
Mapcode National: GBR VRM.PZ
Mapcode Global: FRA 86MY.S87
Plus Code: 9C2WRW47+P3
Entry Name: Mile End Chapel Studio and Attached Wall and Piers
Listing Date: 25 September 1972
Last Amended: 18 March 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1245177
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474985
Location: Charles Dickens, Portsmouth, PO1
Electoral Ward/Division: Charles Dickens
Built-Up Area: Portsmouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Portsea All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
SU6401 OLD COMMERCIAL ROAD, Landport
774-1/7/283 (West side)
25/09/72 Mile End Chapel Studio and attached
wall & piers
(Formerly Listed as:
COMMERCIAL ROAD, Landport
Highbury Technical College Annex)
Chapel, then college annexe, now studio. c1885, (foundation
stones read 8th October 1884). Red brick in English bond.
Stone dressings. Welsh slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 1 wide bay. On left and right returns of
1-storey projecting bay are 4 stone steps with flanking stone
coped brick wall and end piers leading to diagonal boarded
door set under stone lintel. To front tripartite stone
mullioned window with paired lights, stone sills and head with
brick pointed arch over and pointed dripstone tympanum has
carved stone foliage relief. Bay has stone corner pinnacles
and stone crenellated parapet. At first floor 3-light C20
casements set in stone surround with 2 brick mullions, stone
cusped heads all recessed within 3 centred brick arch with
panelled carved stone tympanum, trefoil head and keystones.
Stone bellcote to apex of sloping stone parapet. Flanking bays
(formerly aisles) have each 2-light casement set under pointed
brick arch with stone springer, sill and dripstone. Sloping
stone parapet. Low buttress to outer quoins.
INTERIOR not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: Attached stone coped brick boundary wall
and entrance piers.
Listing NGR: SU6441201202
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