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Chantry House Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in West Tanfield, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2038 / 54°12'13"N

Longitude: -1.5895 / 1°35'22"W

OS Eastings: 426873

OS Northings: 478746

OS Grid: SE268787

Mapcode National: GBR KMBT.NT

Mapcode Global: WHC7F.KL9P

Entry Name: Chantry House Cottage

Listing Date: 22 August 1966

Last Amended: 30 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 332684

Location: West Tanfield, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, HG4

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

Civil Parish: West Tanfield

Built-Up Area: West Tanfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SE 2678-2778
(south side)
10/54 Chantry House Cottage
22.8.66 (formerly listed as House
east of Chantry cottage)
The address shall be amended to read:

(south side)
Chantry House


SE 2678-2778
(south side)
10/54 Chantry House Cottage
(formerly listed as House
22.8.66 east of Chantry Cottage)


Formerly 2 houses, now one. C13 in origin, C17 with C19 alterations.
Stone, rendered to front, slate roof to Church Street frontage and pantiles
to river frontage. 2 storeys, 3 bays, right-hand bay recessed. Lobby-entry
plan. Quoins. To right of left-hand bay a 4-panel door and overlight in
surround of pilasters, frieze and cornice; to its left a shop bay window
with frieze and cornice and to its right a canted bay window with sashes,
frieze and cornice. To left of right-hand bay, 7 stone steps up to 4-panel
door in surround of pilasters, frieze and cornice. To bottom of right-hand
bay is a board door to cellar opening. Window over and three first-floor
windows are 4-pane sashes with stone sills. Stone coping, brick end stacks
and large ridge stack. To right return a small outshut with board door and
steps down to C13 pointed-arched doorway. Left return has blocked up
chamfered C17 openings. Rear has stone quoins, blocked C17 openings and
early C19 wing. The lowest stone work to left of the house is what remains
of a medieval chantry. It shares the C13 pointed-arched door with Chantry
Cottage (qv). The cellar has remains of large inglenook fireplace and monks

Listing NGR: SE2687578749

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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