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Oxford, Bartlemas Chapel

Chapel of the hospital for lepers founded by Henry I; rebuilt early C14 by Oriel College who received it from their founder Adam de Brome; restored c1651; W door C14; roof timbers C15. Bartlemas House: Part of St Bartholomew’s Hospital, rebuilt by Oriel College in 1649. 2-storeyed rubble in a long rectangular plan originally giving […]

Burford, Chapel of St John

Historic building in Burford. Manor House Chapel. 1661-2 for William (Speaker) Lenthall restored 1937 by W H Godfrey. Ashlar with Cotswold stone roof. Rectangular box in classicized Gothic. 2-bay flanks with 3 Ionic pilaster strips (the outer ones corner piers) on high plinths; cornice and parapet, North bay with panel supporting pediment with enriched tympanum. […]