List entry

List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: HARROW SCHOOL CHAPEL

List entry Number: 1079728

Location

HARROW SCHOOL CHAPEL, HIGH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityHarrowLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 09-Jul-1968

Date of most recent amendment: 25-May-1983

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 202067

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

HIGH STREET 1. 5016 (east side) Harrow-on-the-Hill Harrow School Chapel (formerly listed as The Chapel) TQ 1587 SW 16/16 9.7.68

II* GV

2. 1854-57, by Sir George Gilbert Scott. Knapped flint and ashlar walls. In decorated Gothic and early English styles. Front of 2 large and differing gables. Nave, chancel, wide south aisle and narrow north aisle, north and south chapels. Transepts and porches by Sir Aston Webb (1902). Small spine over west end of roof (1865). Tall interior with pentagonal apse. Dummy arcades below windows on north and east. Crypt chapel. Vaughan Memorial by Onslow Ford; reredos by Sir A Blomfield. Stained glass chiefly 1857-61 (E Labords, Harrow School).

Listing NGR: TQ1537487350

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Laborde, E - Title: Harrow School

National Grid Reference: TQ 15374 87350

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