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The Chantry, Bishopthorpe

Description: The Chantry

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 325950

OS Grid Reference: SE5974647688
OS Grid Coordinates: 459746, 447688
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9219, -1.0917

Location: 5 Ferry Lane, Bishopthorpe, York YO23 2QF

Locality: Bishopthorpe
County: City of York
Country: England
Postcode: YO23 2QF

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Listing Text

(south side)

7/35 The Chantry


House. Early-mid C18 with C19 extension to rear. Colourwashed brick with
ashlar dressings and Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 5 bays. 3-course plinth.
Former central entrance now with C20 casement window, otherwise sashes with
glazing bars throughout with ashlar cills, moulded to first floor, and with
flat arches of gauged brick and ashlar keystones. End stacks. C19 entrance
now in right gable end: 6-panel door under oblong fanlight with glazing bars
beneath gable-ended hood. Tumbled-in brickwork to gable ends. Extension
has mainly sashes with glazing bars, some with moulded bargeboards.
Interior: shutters to most windows. C19 acanthus frieze to left rear ground
floor room.

Listing NGR: SE5974647688

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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