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Former Royal Victoria Patriotic Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Wandsworth Common, Wandsworth

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Latitude: 51.4535 / 51°27'12"N

Longitude: -0.1739 / 0°10'25"W

OS Eastings: 526980

OS Northings: 174303

OS Grid: TQ269743

Mapcode National: GBR D7.2V4

Mapcode Global: VHGR4.XQYM

Plus Code: 9C3XFR3G+9F

Entry Name: Former Royal Victoria Patriotic Chapel

Listing Date: 3 October 1973

Last Amended: 4 September 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266023

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423236

Location: Wandsworth Common, Wandsworth, London, SW18

County: Wandsworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Wandsworth Common

Built-Up Area: Wandsworth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Wandsworth Common St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

TQ 27 SE

Former Royal Victoria Patriotic Chapel

(Formerly listed under Spencer Park Secondary Modern School (formerly listed as the Former Royal Victoria Patriotic Asylum gateway and Chapel)



Chapel, formerly of the Royal Victoria Patriotic Asylum, 1864-6. Rhode Hawkins, architect. Rectangular building with five-sided apse. Yellow brick with stone dressings and slate roofs. Early 13th century French Gothic style. West end with sharply-pitched gable enclosing a wheel window with cusped light and colonnettes, and a pointed entrance arch within a gablet below. Sides with three-light windows and varied tracery patterns above, set within broad pointed arches, all between buttresses. Apse has lancet arcading beneath eaves shielding small quatrefoil lights. Interior now converted to offices, but boarded timber roof remains.

Listing NGR: TQ2698074303

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

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