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Description: Farm Store at Hartpury Court, Between House and Parish Church
Date Listed: 2 October 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 125588
OS Grid Reference: SO7804023614
OS Grid Coordinates: 378040, 223614
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9106, -2.3206
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SO 72 SE HARTPURY MURRELLS END ROAD
8/56 Farm Store at ilartpury Court,
between house and parish church
(formerly listed as Catholic Chapel)
Former Roman Catholic Chapel and adjoining Cottage, now farm store.
1830 for R. Canning. Coursed, squared lias stone, slate roof,
cottage brick. 4-window chapel, with 2-window cottage on half
back; cottage 2 storeys. Chapel parallel to road: 4 semi-circular
headed windows,stone voussoirs, leaded lights with coloured glass.
Centre 2 windows now shortened at foot, for double, sliding doors
to late C20 entry replacing central porch. Low-pitch roof, parapet
gables, plain cross on left apex, short chimney on right.
Internally, chapel oriented North-South, with main altar at north
end. Ceiling plastered, 2 of 3 roses remain: heavy cornice (some
plaster fallen). Only beam of south gallery remains, with brick
pilasters at ends (originally 2 Ionic columns in centre). Outline
of stairs to gallery on East wall; 6-panelled door originally
providing access to first floor of Court in corner, before Hartpury
Court rebuilt. Walls plastered, green dado, stepping up for
sanctuary. 6-panelled door from sanctuary to cottage. Rear wing
central door with plain 2-pane fanlight over, giving onto stairs:
blocked door and 2-light timber casement, cambered-brick arch on
right. On left front wall removed on ground floor, and stone-
walled leanto added to form garage. First floor 2 four-pane sashes,
brick-arch head. Gable chimneys, projects slightly on left. Chapel
built by Cannings of Hartpury House (q.v.) for nuns then living at
Hartpury Court (q.v.) Services ceased during or soon after Second
World War. Listed mainly for historical interest. (Kelly,
Gloucestershire Directory, 1870, 1897, 1910. Notes at Hartpury
Primary School by Miss Davies; photograph of interior, 1936).
Listing NGR: SO7804423614
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