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The Chantry, Iwerne Minster

Description: The Chantry

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 103233

OS Grid Reference: ST8679514414
OS Grid Coordinates: 386795, 114414
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9290, -2.1893

Location: Hobgoblin, Iwerne Minster, Dorset DT11 8NF

Locality: Iwerne Minster
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 8NF

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Listing Text

ST 8614 IWERNE MINSTER OLD SCHOOL LANE (West Side)

10/143 The Chantry
16-8-60
GV II*

House, C17. Banded flint and ashlar with stone slate roof. Paired diagonally
set brick stacks to right gable and to centre. Near symmetrical. 3 storeys
with attics. Central 3 storey projecting porch containing staircase.
Mainly 2 and 3 light stone mullioned windows with returned labels and leaded-
lights. First floor left bay has a large 16-pane sash. Central plank door
with returned label.

Internal features (RCHM): lobby entrance plan with 2 rooms per floor either
side of a central stack; original oak staircase with closed strings, turned
and enriched newel posts, turned balusters and moulded handrails; first floor
has 2 C17 stone fireplace surrounds with chamfered 4-centred heads and
continuous jambs with shaped stops. (RCHM, Dorset, vol. IV, p.39-40, no. 7).


Listing NGR: ST8679414416

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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