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The Chantry, Milverton

Description: The Chantry

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270480

OS Grid Reference: ST1361226321
OS Grid Coordinates: 313612, 126321
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0297, -3.2333

Locality: Milverton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 1PJ

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Listing Text


6/269 The Chantry


- II

House. Late C15, enlarged C17. Rendered over random rubble, pantile roof, brick stacks. 3 cell and cross passage plan
lying West-east with 2 bay extension at East end. 2-storeys, and one and a half, 4:2 bays; irregularly placed
fenestration, main block first floor C19 3-light casements, ground floor from the left 3-light, 2-light, C20 French
window, tiny lancet above right, 3-light; addition pair of 3-light dormers, C20 window below. Tiled bread oven
projection with circular window to right on left return elevation, entrance at rear. Interior: jointed cruck trusses,
central room 9 panel heavily moulded compartment ceiling with subsidiary quartering, winder stair to left of open
fireplace with chamfered lintel, plank and muntin screen opposite. Four centred arch head doorways, and chamfered beams
with sophisticated C17 stops.

Listing NGR: ST1361226321

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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