Council of Independent Colleges Historic Campus Architecture Project

 

 
Holy Family Chapel

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Institution Name: College of New Rochelle
Original/Historic Place Name: Holy Family Chapel
Location on Campus: Hemlock Ln.
Date(s) of Construction:
1923original construction Dana, R. H., Jr.
1930renovation
1953-1954renovation
1960renovation
1984renovation
Designer: R. H. Dana Jr.
Type of Place: Individual building
Style: Gothic revival, Other (Glossary)
Significance: architecture, religion
Narrative: see below
References: see below
Materials:
Foundation: stone
Walls:
Roof: slate
 
Function:
1923-present (2006)chapel
 

Narrative:
The Chapel has served as the spiritual center of the College since its founding. It was built in the English Collegiate Gothic style to match the other buildings of the College and forms part of the campus quadrangle.

Holy Family Chapel is presently undergoing renovation. Other renovations took place in 1930, 1953 1954, 1960, and 1984.
 

References:
 

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