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St Michael's Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bray, Windsor and Maidenhead

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Latitude: 51.5093 / 51°30'33"N

Longitude: -0.7021 / 0°42'7"W

OS Eastings: 490170

OS Northings: 179732

OS Grid: SU901797

Mapcode National: GBR D6R.9BK

Mapcode Global: VHDWR.SB69

Entry Name: St Michael's Hall

Listing Date: 25 March 1955

Last Amended: 2 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136012

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41025

Location: Bray, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL6

County: Windsor and Maidenhead

Civil Parish: Bray

Built-Up Area: Maidenhead

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Bray with Braywood

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 9079

(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

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