The Needle Industries chapel

Building Type    : Religious

Location              : Nilgiri

Status                  : Completed

Nature of work  : Architect 

Designed for a confregation of 200, this primshaped chapel,has steep sloping roof, to suit local rainfall condition an harmonise with the surrounding hills and valleys.  The Belfry therefore stands out like a sentinal, on a column guarding the chapel. RCC was preferred to overcome corrison and maintenance costs. The side walls made of rubble,and are independant of the R.C.C. Roof slabs. The entire triangular facade, above the door level, is of stained glass, to permit maximum natural light