A tribute to the life and work of Brian Torode
Buildings designed by Benjamin Bucknall of Woodchester Park Mansion fame and erected between 1862 and 1882. The chapel was also designed by Bucknall and added between 1888 and 1894. Described by Alan Brooks as built ‘in a vigorous Gothic style, slightly reminicent of William Burges. Rock-faced stone with freestone dressings, with precise crisp detail.
Adjoining Roman Catholic Church of Our Lady of the Immacualte Conception, Stroud. Designed by Charles Alban Buckler and built between 1856-7. The Church was not completed and the interior arrangement was reversed.