DOWNSIDE ABBEY,
CHAPELS of ST. BENEDICT,
S
T. ISIDORE, and ST. SEBASTIAN;
 
 

  St. Benedict Chapel,   Abbey Church


AMONG the many side chapels surrounding the Choir of the Abbey Church are the chapels of Saints Benedict, Isidore, and Sebastian.


ST. BENEDICT CHAPEL (1886)
(and Tomb of Cardinal Gsaquet)

STATUE of  ST. BENEDICT
(wearing the habit of the English Benedictines)


ST. BENEDICT ALTAR

DETAIL: DEATH of  ST. BENEDICT


ST> ISIDORE


THE chapel of St. Isidore is on the South side of the monastic choir. next to the St. Benedict Chapel.



ST. ISIDORE

CHAPEL


ST. ISIDORE ALTAR and REREDOS

DETAIL: ISIDORE REREDOS



ST> SEBASTIAN


ON the north side of the monastic choir is the chapel of St. Sebastian. designed by Sir Ninian Comper.


ST. SEBASTIAN CHAPEL (North wall)

ST. SEBASTIAN CHAPEL (South wall)


ST. SEBASTIAN ALTAR and REREDOS

DETAIL: ST. SEBASTIAN REREDOS


Abbey Church, Nave, Choir; Cloister; Refectory


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