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Latitude: 52.0305 / 52°1'49"N
Longitude: -1.0211 / 1°1'15"W
OS Eastings: 467256
OS Northings: 237352
OS Grid: SP672373
Mapcode National: GBR 9X9.LP9
Mapcode Global: VHDT2.8727
Entry Name: School Chapel
Listing Date: 21 April 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1289789
English Heritage Legacy ID: 396419
Location: Stowe, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18
Civil Parish: Stowe
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Stowe
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 6737 STOWE
9/63 STOWE SCHOOL
Basilican chapel. 1927-9 by Sir Robert Lorimer. Ashlar stone. Large
Corinthian pedimented portico with steps at south end, flank walls have
projecting bay at each end with corinthian pilasters and carved spandrels
to round-headed windows: 5 windows between; balustraded parapet above.
Interior: 7 arches each side supported on fluted Ionic columns taken
from the Temple of Concord and Winged Victory (q.v.). Carved and gilded
early C18 cedar panelling in sanctuary and under (ritual) west gallery brought
from former chapel in the Mansion, as were the pulpit, lectern and altar
Listing NGR: SP6725637352
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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