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CHAPEL AT RUGBY SCHOOL

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: CHAPEL AT RUGBY SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1183714

Location

CHAPEL AT RUGBY SCHOOL, DUNCHURCH ROAD

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

County: Warwickshire

District: Rugby

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 11-Oct-1949

Date of most recent amendment: 03-Sep-1976

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 308454

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

DUIICEORCE ROAD 1. 5397 (East Side) Chapel at Rugby School (Formerly listed in Lawrence Sheriff Street) SP 5074 NW 2/66 11.10.49.

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2. 1872 by William Butterfield in red brick with stone dressings. Tall nave, chancel and wide transepts. Low narrow aisles rebuilt 1897. South-east tower has octagonal belfry with pyramidal roof. Interior with elaborate painted roof contains canopied stalls to west end, 1882 mosaic to east end apse, C16 stained glass from Normandy and Netherlands, C19 stained glass by Willement, Hardman and Morris. Monuments with effigies to Dr James 1824 by Chantry, Dr Wool 1833 by R Westmacott the Younger, Dr Arnold 1844 by John Thomas, Dean Stanley 1884 by Boehm. Many memorial tablets to famous Rugbeians, including Arthur Hugh Clough, Rupert Brooke, etc. Grated partly for historical interest.

The Chapel and War Memorial Chapel at Rugby School form a group with New and old Quad Buildings. School House and Doctor's Wall at Rugby School Lawrence Sheriff Street.

Listing NGR: SP5021574961

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National Grid Reference: SP 50214 74957

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