Description: Chapel Cottage
Date Listed: 19 December 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 282956
OS Grid Reference: TL7678146497
OS Grid Coordinates: 576781, 246497
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0886, 0.5789
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1. CLARE CLARE
2006 Chilton Road
19.12.61. Chapel Cottage
TL 74 NE 12/137
Formerly the Chapel of St Mary Magdalene of circa 1190 which was turned into
a house shortly after it was dissolved in 1550.
A flint rubble buildmng with stone quoins. 1 storey and attics. These are the
remains of originlal windows, blocked. On the north side there is a C12 semi-circular
arched doorway with capitals, but the shafts are missing. Inside the archway
there is a C13 pointed arch. Roof thatched on the north side and C20 interlocking
tiles on the south. There is the moulded brick base of a Tudor shafted chimney
stack, with rebuilt square shafts. The interior has heavy timber-framing. The
main beams have broad chamfers and carved stops. One beam has embattled ornamentation.
Listing NGR: TL7678146497
Source: English Heritage
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