MUSIC ROOM AT THE CHANTRY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1108158
Date first listed:
26-Jan-1967
Date of most recent amendment:
28-Jul-1989
Statutory Address:
MUSIC ROOM AT THE CHANTRY

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Location

Statutory Address:
MUSIC ROOM AT THE CHANTRY

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

County:
Devon
District:
South Hams (District Authority)
Parish:
Aveton Gifford
National Grid Reference:
SX 70233 49109

Details

AVETON GIFFORD - SX 74 NW 5/6 Music Room at The Chantry (previously listed as 26.1.67 Chantry with outbuil- dings) Gl7 II Music room. c.1840. Rendered and scribed two fronts, rubble to north and east fronts, slate roof. A detached lofty room over cellars, hipped roof, segmental east end; brick stack to eaves middle of north front. South front has 4 arched windows with margin-bar sashes in architraves with keystones, below shallow blank recesses at eaves; plain string at arch springing level, bold alternating quoins as to Chantry House (q.v.). Plain east end, north front has door on 2 slate steps; west front has door from connecting glazed link to The Chantry (q.v.). Interior: A main room with segmental apse via pilasters and brackets. Rich plastered ceiling, coved, with centre rose. Windows have coloured glass to margins. Raised platform in apse. A steep winder stair leads to cellars with slate slab floors, in various compartments. A wide straight stair leads to the kitchen in The Chantry and there is an iron spiral to the apse. An important element grouped with the large house.

Listing NGR: SX7023349109

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
99450
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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Date: 01 Nov 2005
Reference: IOE01/13934/15
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