Hurstpierpoint College Chapel
Products: Channel-Set Glass Balustrades
Ion Glass have provided innovative and stylish bespoke glass solutions for ecclesiastical projects and educational projects in the past, however the Chapel at Hurstpierpoint College combined both: a glass installation that meets the functional demands of a busy school whilst blending seamlessly with the traditional surroundings of the chapel itself.
Hurstpierpoint College moved to its Mansion House location in 1872, when it was built to resemble the collegiate system at Oxford & Cambridge with Inner and Outer quads and a distinctly separate chapel. The school has grown significantly and space in the chapel during the weekly Eucharist service had become increasingly limited.
The entire project had to be completed within the summer holiday period in readiness for the start of the new school year.