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Chantry Cottage, West Tanfield

Description: Chantry Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 332683

OS Grid Reference: SE2686178740
OS Grid Coordinates: 426861, 478740
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2037, -1.5897

Locality: West Tanfield
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG4 5JQ

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Listing Text

SE 2678-2778
(south side)
10/53 Chantry Cottage


House. C13, C17 and C18 with later alterations. Ashlar, rubblestone,
pantile roof. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Street frontage of one storey, main front
to river. River front: to right a C13 chamfered pointed-arched stone
doorway with board door. To its left 2 side-sliding sashes set in C17
moulded and chamfered surrounds; one to right formerly had 2 mullions, that
to left had 1 mullion. Left-hand bay breaks forward and forms gabled wing
with quoins. Small square opening in stone surround to ground floor. Above
a large early C20 casement forms the gable. Four 12-pane first-floor
casements to right, apart from small 2-pane casement inserted between 2
left-hand windows. History: the bottom half of the house is what remains of
a medieval chantry, the pointed-arched door is shared with Chantry House
Cottage (qv).

Listing NGR: SE2685578741

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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