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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: 1136012



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


District: Windsor and Maidenhead

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Bray

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Mar-1955

Date of most recent amendment: 02-May-1989

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 41025

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SU 9079 22/6 25.3.55

BRAY CHURCH LANE (north side, off) St Michael's Hall (formerly listed as the Chantry Chapel of St Mary the Virgin) (converted later into Masters House)


Chantry chapel of St Mary the Virgin, now church meeting rooms. Probably dates from late C13, altered early C17, restored C19. Flint with old tile gabled roof. Long rectangular plan. One storey. Small ridge chimney with clay pots. 2-stage angled buttresses at each corner. South front: irregular. 2 square-headed doorways with restored stone dressings; the westernmost has an early C17 panelled door. Between the doorways is a lancet window with C19 stonework. Set between the western doorway and the window is a sculptured stone with the figure of a bull. The east and west gable ends have C19, 3-light plate traceried windows with pointed heads. Interior: divided into 2 rooms of unequal size, when the building was turned into a schoolhouse in the early C17, by a brick chimney stack with 2 fireplaces back to back. wooden barrel roof, boarded over with moulded wooden cornice at wall plate level. VCH (Vol. III), p.109, B.O.E. (Berkshire), p.100

Listing NGR: SU9017079732

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Ditchfield, P H, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Berkshire, (1906), 109
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Berkshire, (1966), 100

National Grid Reference: SU9017079732


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