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

Name: ST HUBERTS CHAPEL

List entry Number: 1094540

Location

ST HUBERTS CHAPEL

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

County District District Type Parish
HampshireEast HampshireDistrict AuthorityRowlands Castle

National Park: SOUTH DOWNS

Grade: I

Date first listed: 16-Mar-1954

Date of most recent amendment: 12-Mar-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 142941

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SU 71 SW ROWLANDS CASTLE IDSWORTH

9/3 St Huberts Chapel (formerly listed as Church of St Hubert) 16.3.54 I

Parish church, originally dedicated to St Peter and St Paul. 1053, C13, c16, C18, restoration of 1912 by Goodhart-Rendel, late C20 restoration after a fire. Flint and stone rubble walls, much of them plastered, with stone dressings for the most part, brick dressings to the porch. Tile roof. A Saxon-Norman building with nave and chancel of equal width, but the nave widened on the south side in the early C16, west porch of C18, vestry of 1912, and replacement bell turret of 1984. The chancel has coupled lancets, a round-arched east window (1912) within a medieval frame: the nave has a very small Norman window on the north side and there are two coupled windows north and south, the north of wood with pointed openings, the south being late - Perpendicular stone frames with hoodmoulds. The porch has a gable (1912) with decorative bargeboards and lettered tie-beam. The interior is of great interest. The chancel has a piscina and is notable for its wall paintings of 1300-1320; the splays of the east window have figures of St Peter and St Paul, and two angels in the arch soffit, a panel north of the east window has obliterated details, a large panel on the north wall depicts the lives of St Hubert (upper band) and John the Baptist. The chancel ceiling was repaired 1912, with diamond panels, cable ribs, and 13 medallions (eagles, bishop, chalice, St Hubert etc). The nave has a narrow arched doorway (blocked on the outside), a western gallery beneath which is an octagonal font (c1400) and an ancient wooden bench. There are C18 box pews in the eastern half, and a centrally-placed (1912) Jacobean two-decker pulpit with tester. The bell chamber at the east end of the nave is masked by a plaster wall, containing a painted Royal Coat of Arms of George III, surrounded by the inscription...."The chapel was repaired in 1793 - Thomas Padwick, Chapel Warden. This chapel was repaired in 1824, Thomas Smith, Chapel Warden. On the wall west of the pulpit are painted texts of two periods, now obscured.

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National Grid Reference: SU 74279 14068

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