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Chapel of St Michael, Stoke Gabriel

Description: Chapel of St Michael

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 100682

OS Grid Reference: SX8739756784
OS Grid Coordinates: 287397, 56784
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4001, -3.5857

Location: Stoke Road, Stoke Gabriel, Devon TQ5 0EL

Locality: Stoke Gabriel
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ5 0EL

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Listing Text

SX 85 NE STOKE GABRIEL WADDETON

8/137 CHAPEL OF ST MICHAEL

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- II

Private chapel (of Waddeton Court qv) on site of medieval chapel founded in 1213.
Dedicated in 1869. Coursed stone with freestone dressings. Tiled roof. Early
English style two-cell chapel with nave and chancel. Nave has pairs of lancets
with cusped heads, north and south. Chancel has polygonal apse with triple lancets
and string course at cill level. Large buttress with set-offs on south east corner
of nave. West end of nave has lancets either side of central chamfered buttress
which has a stiff-leaf capital and a corbelled gable bellcote in gable above.
Gabled stone porch on north side with double-chamfered four-centred arch doorway.
Vestry on north side of chancel. Interior: Double-chamfered chancel arch on marble
respond shafts. Boarded nave roof, the principals supported on corbels. Apse
windows in continuous arcade with colonettes.


Listing NGR: SX8739756784

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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