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Description: Chapel House and Attached Cottage
Date Listed: 30 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253275
OS Grid Reference: SP3159128302
OS Grid Coordinates: 431591, 228302
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9523, -1.5417
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OVER NORTON A34
SP32NW (East side)
4/94 Chapel House and attached
stables and cottage
House and part-converted stables. Probably midilate C18, altered C19. Coursed
limestone rubble with ashlar dressings; Stonesfield-slate roof with ashlar
stacks. L plan with L-plan stable range. 2 storeys. Irregular 3-window front,
with chamfered rusticated quoins and storeyband, has a central doorway below a
9-pane sash, and to left is a similar window above two 16-pane sashes, all
openings with flush architraves and projecting keyblocks; to right is a large
3-light C19 stone-mullioned window above a similar 4-light window with transoms,
both with labels. Right end and return range have further C19 windows. Left end
has 2 architraved sashes at first floor and similar blocked openings below.
Roof, of moderate pitch, has 3 stacks with plinths and moulded caps. Lower rear
wing, returning from left, continues the storeyband but has casements plus the
present main entrance. Stable range, extending to left from wing and returning
to rear, also has a band and rusticated quoins; the rear section is now a
cottage. Interior not inspected. Formerly part of a large coaching inn.
Listing NGR: SP3159128302
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Source: English Heritage
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