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Latitude: 51.6529 / 51°39'10"N
Longitude: -0.3714 / 0°22'17"W
OS Eastings: 512760
OS Northings: 196158
OS Grid: TQ127961
Mapcode National: GBR 53.F1N
Mapcode Global: VHFSM.JQ07
Entry Name: Chapel at International University
Listing Date: 2 December 1974
Last Amended: 12 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1346917
English Heritage Legacy ID: 164117
Location: Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, WD23
Electoral Ward/Division: Bushey St James
Built-Up Area: Bushey
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Bushey
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TQ 19 NW BUSHEY THE AVENUE
6/69 Chapel at International
2.12.74 University (formerly
listed as part of Royal
Private chapel. 1900 by E.D.Webb for Royal Masonic Institute for Boys.
Knapped flint with stone dressings. Tiled roof. Perpendicular Gothic
style. 4-bay nave with 1-bay chancel, vestries to N and S, N organ bay.
W end: double doors under 4 centred arched head. 3-light 4 centred
arched leaded window above, oculus in coped gable. Octagonal turret to
SW with stone quoins. 3-light openings in 4 faces. Ashlar parapet with
arms in quatrefoils to 4 sides. Diagonal buttress to NW. Plinth. To N
and S: straight buttresses, small windows in W bay, larger 5-light
traceried 4-centred arched headed windows to nave. Semi-octagonal E end
with three 3-light windows with traceried 4 centred arched heads.
Vestries with 3-light windows under gable with ashlar parapet. 2-light
windows on returns, diagonal buttresses. Straight buttresses on organ
bay to N. Interior: W gallery, arched braced roof. E window 1901 by P.H.
Newman. (Pevsner 1977).
Listing NGR: TQ1276096158
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