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HER Number:MDV13782
Name:Chapel at Parke, Bovey Tracey

Summary

Detached stone building with gothic window in west wall. Possibly site of chapel or the 'Bishop's chamber' and part of the old house.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 805 785
Map Sheet:SX87NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBovey Tracey
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishBOVEY TRACEY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX87NW/24/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CHAPEL (Unknown date)

Full description

Greeves, T. A. P., 1979, Chapel (Worksheet). SDV339548.

Detached stone building on west side of complex of buildings. West window of structure is pointed and has timber, pointed 'Gothic' tracery within it. Substantial granite blocks used as corner stones. Now filled with od hay. Could this be site of chapel?


National Trust, 1984, Parke, 7 (Report - Survey). SDV287876.

Barn-like building, now an interpretation centre, with gothic window visible only from outside. Greeves suggests that this may be the site of the chapel and Tregoning that it may be the 'Bishop's Chamber' and part of the old house.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV287876Report - Survey: National Trust. 1984. Parke. National Trust Archaeological Survey Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. 7.
SDV339548Worksheet: Greeves, T. A. P.. 1979. Chapel. Worksheet.

Associated Monuments

MDV8949Related to: Parke, Bovey Tracey (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4317 - The National Trust Archaeological Survey of Parke, Devon

Date Last Edited:Oct 16 2007 9:59AM