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Lancing College Chapel

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Lovely acoustics and architecture, looks like a French cathedral!

As school chapels go, Lancing is the daddy, elegant, enormous, dominates the surrounding area.The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Richard S
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Bracknell, United Kingdom
It’s another church building

Seen it on the horizon many times and decided to go and find out what all the fuss is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Teacake_Taster
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Littlehampton, United Kingdom
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Lancing's remarkable Chapel has a very significant role in the lives of pupils and of the school community. It symbolises the importance of Christian worship at our school and has a major influence on pupils’ strong sense of moral and spiritual...more
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| Lancing College, Lancing BN15 0RW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As school chapels go, Lancing is the daddy, elegant, enormous, dominates the surrounding area.The vault is 90 feet high, one of the highest in the UK. The chapel was started during the 19th century and is still to be 100% completed, with a proposed porch...More

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AAW-M1, Chapel Verger at Lancing College Chapel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review. Glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seen it on the horizon many times and decided to go and find out what all the fuss is about. Substantial and impressive building with some fascinating items and astonishing stained windows and organ. Interesting history. Complete lack of atmosphere but no charge (donations welcome)...More

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AAW-M1, Chapel Verger at Lancing College Chapel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning, inside and outside. Superbly positioned with a view down to the coast in the midst of college grounds. So worth a visit if just to see the central window.

Thank Antonia L
AAW-M1, Chapel Verger at Lancing College Chapel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! Glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 17 August 2018

We had passed by this impressive building many times. We were given a good talk about the building and its origins before exploring on our own. We had the opportunity to visit the Crypt which is vast. The Rose window over the main organ is...More

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AAW-M1, Chapel Verger at Lancing College Chapel, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you for your review! Glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Had a lovely visit to the chapel had the place to ourselves for most of the time. Surprising history. Loved it

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AAW-M1, Chapel Verger at Lancing College Chapel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Seeing this as I passed by on the A27 I always thought it was very old whereas in fact the main church structure was consecrated in 1911. It's a magnificent building, well worth a visit and the current 1st world war display / memorial in...More

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AAW-M1, Chapel Verger at Lancing College Chapel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

The largest school cathedral and an exclusive school. Beautiful architecture and beautiful surroundings. A visit is recommended

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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Having viewed this from afar on numerous occasions we were overwhelmed by its interior, its history and the information given to us by a volunteer. A very special place and the drive up to the College is beautiful and peaceful when we visited at a...More

Thank Esther W
Reviewed 8 April 2018

The chapel is a major landmark in the area, sat upon a hill looking over Lancing and Shoreham. Set in beautiful countryside and on the other side of the dual carriageway, it's not somewhere you can just pop across to, so finally after living in...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

What a beautiful Chapel.A lady made us feel very welcome and told a some of the Chapels history.We were able to stay and walk around by ourself.They did not make you pay to go in if you wished you could leave a donation.We would go...More

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