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Chapel to St Pauls College

A Grade II Listed Building in St Paul's, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9062 / 51°54'22"N

Longitude: -2.0786 / 2°4'43"W

OS Eastings: 394687

OS Northings: 223075

OS Grid: SO946230

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.H94

Mapcode Global: VH947.XCG2

Entry Name: Chapel to St Pauls College

Listing Date: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387997

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475993

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: St Paul's

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9423SE SWINDON ROAD
630-1/5/1044 (North side)
Chapel to St Paul's College

GV II

Chapel to St Paul's College (qv). 1909-10 by Hodgson Fowler.
Coursed and dressed limestone with ashlar dressings; plain
tile roof. Large 8-bay nave and small 2-bay chancel, in the
Eton and Kings Perpendicular-style tradition.
EXTERIOR: 7-light east window, 2-light chancel windows and
5-light nave windows, with cinquefoil heads and panel tracery,
all bays articulated by tall offset buttresses; recessed
entrance bay at west end of south side has crocketed
ogee-arched doorway; crenellated turret at south-west corner,
with rose window in west gable above two 2-light windows which
are set above mullioned cinquefoil-headed windows lighting
narthex.
INTERIOR: consistent treatment to rerearches throughout, with
Perpendicular shafts to moulded arches and to arch braced
supports of fine roof in late medieval tradition, with
openwork spandrels and arch bracing to collars and purlins.
Glass by Morris and Co., 1934-5, and original fittings
included painted reredos and fine west screen, with integral
carved stalls, cinquefoil-headed tracery and coving to balcony
area surmounted by organ.
A consistent design of high quality in the Eton and King's
tradition, grouping with the fine College (qv) by Daukes.

Listing NGR: SO9468423064

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

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