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Mile End Chapel Studio and Attached Wall and Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Portsmouth, City of Portsmouth

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Coordinates

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

Entry Name: Mile End Chapel Studio and Attached Wall and Piers

Listing Date: 25 September 1972

Last Amended: 18 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245177

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474985

Location: Portsmouth, PO1

County: City of Portsmouth

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

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Listing Text


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)

GV II

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

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

Description


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)

GV II

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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