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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1104026



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Devon

District: Exeter

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 29-Jan-1953

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 88935

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CATHEDRAL CLOSE 1. 1092 The Deanery SX 9192 NE 2/132 29.1.53. SX 9292 NW 3/132 SX 9192 SE 5/132 SX 9292 SW 6/132 II* GV 2. On the site of Nunnery of St Augustine, but re-built as Deanery probably C15. Chapel of this date, much restored. Great Hall, at south-west end, is now 2 storeys stone building with round-headed windows. These contained C18 Peckett glass, but were badly damaged 4 May 1942. Lower room is C16 or early C17 with contemporary panelling, plaster frieze and ceiling. Dining room fireplace was removed here from demolished house called the Chantry. North-east end of house largely modern. Built in a variety of materials with red brick and Heavitree stone walls and slate and tile roofs. C15 Great Hall has an arch-braced timber roof in 4 bays; Minstrels gallery. Other good features of C16, C17 and C18, all restored 1973. All listed buildings in Cathedral Close form a group.

Listing NGR: SX9203492514

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National Grid Reference: SX 92015 92511


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