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Chafyn Grove Cottages Parish Hall, Zeals

Description: Chafyn Grove Cottages Parish Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 January 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 321305

OS Grid Reference: ST7825231910
OS Grid Coordinates: 378252, 131910
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0861, -2.3119

Location: New Road, Zeals, Wiltshire BA12 6NA

Locality: Zeals
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 6NA

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Listing Text

ST 73 SE
(west side)
6/199 NOs 1, 2, 3 and 4 Chafyn-Grove
Cottages and Parish Hall (formerly
6.1.66 listed as The Almshouses and
Parish Hall)
Almhouses and parish hall. 1865, provided by William Chafyn-Grove
of Zeals House (q.v.). 1888 village hall. Flemish bond brick on
rubble stone plinth, diaper work in vitrified headers, tiled roof
with coped verges and diagonally-set brick stacks. C17-style.
Asymmetric plan. Two-storey, 3-window. Main range has moulded
doorway to left of centre to recessed porch, 4-light ovolo-
mullioned casement with hoodmould either side and 3-light ovolo-
mullioned casement with hoodmould to right, first floor has three
3-light ovolo-mullioned casements, inscription tablet recording
foundation in 1865, in memory of William Chafyn-Grove's mother,
over centre window; gable over with coped verge. To left is
single-storey range with gabled porch with arched doorway, 4-light
ovolo-mullioned casement and a second arched doorway to left.
Attached to right is single-storey wing projecting to front with
Tudor-arched doorway in gabled porch, 3-light mullioned casement to
gable end, large external stack to right return. Rear lean-to with
mullioned casements, single storey range has large stack to rear.
Village hall attached to left of former schoolroom is gable end to
road with 4-light mullioned casement, 1888 datestone and coped
verge to gable end, three 3-light ovolo-mullioned casements to
south side, C20 porch attached to left.
Interior retains C19 joinery, No. 1 has serpentine splat balusters,
similar to those in C19 wing of Zeals House (q.v.). Possible
evidence of a C17 building here; some earlier brickwork on stacks
and north wing, the base of walls are partly rubble stone.

Listing NGR: ST7825231910

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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