Corpus Christi College Chapel Refurbishment


In the autumn of 2015, Gray Baynes + Shew began works to refurbish the 16th century chapel at Corpus Christi College, Oxford. GBS is leading a design team which includes DPA Lighting and Oxford Conservation on this Grade 1 Listed building which dates back to the College’s foundation years.

Over a period of 3 weeks in October, a series of design and cleaning trials were conducted in the Chapel with Cliveden Conservation. At the same time, a trial was conducted to test a lighting design by DPA. This was attended by the design team and the College including the Chaplain Rev Canon Dr...

As you Like It
Shakespeare comes to Oxford
Creation Theatre remains a lively but well behaved house guest of gbs architects. Proud sponsors that we are, we are looking forward to seeing ‘As You Like It’, the first of two summer plays produced by Creation, which opened on 28 July at Lady Margaret Hall. For tickets visit
GBS - Self Build Services
GBS Architects delivered a power point presentation at the Graven Hill Self Build Event, Bicester in March of this year and has been invited to repeat the presentation at the second event which is to be hosted at the Tally Ho Hotel, Bicester on July 10th. Graven Hill, which has been instigated by Cherwell DC, will...
Gray Baynes and Shew are proud to be sponsoring this month’s Oxfordshire Construction Professionals Networking event on Thursday 11 June 2015. The event is being hosted in the Members Lounge at The Varsity Club, 9 High Street, Oxford OX1 4DB. As usual it will be a great opportunity to connect with like-minded...
Royal Engineers Museum at Brompton
Royal Engineers Museum at Brompton
Gray Baynes + Shew is delighted to have been appointed by Babcock Land Ltd, a sub-contractor to Holdfast Training Services, for the refurbishment of the Royal Engineers Museum at Brompton Barracks in Gillingham, Kent. The building was originally constructed in 1905 and is Listed Grade II. It is one of only three...