minstrel gallery

minstrel gallery

A small balcony on the inside of a church or manor house hall, usually over the entrance.
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Continuing with the inside of the house, there's a wooden staircase leading up to the first floor where you'll find a minstrel gallery and two bright, airy bedrooms fitted with Velux windows.
This enchanting property has open fireplaces, York stone flooring, traditional oak beams and even a minstrel gallery offthe master suite overlooking the room that the owners refer to as "The Grand Hall".
This enchanting property has open fireplaces, York stone flooring, traditional oak beams and even a minstrel gallery off the master suite overlooking the room that the owners refer to as "The Grand Hall".
A minstrel gallery bridge leads to the study, which has access the bell tower.
With en-suite facilities to four bedrooms, the property benefits from four reception rooms and a magnificent lounge with minstrel gallery above.
The bespoke maple staircase rises to a galleried landing with a 12-sided tower above and provides access onto the minstrel gallery, as well as to the bedrooms and family bathroom.
The Old Boys School has an entrance hall with stone-flagged flooring, shower room and living/dining room with balustrade minstrel gallery, exposed roof trusses, original stone inglenook and oak flooring.
To the first floor there are four good sized bedrooms accessed from an attractive minstrel gallery landing.
The former main schoolroom is now a superbly vaulted, beamed drawing room with a first floor minstrel gallery, extensively fitted with library shelving.
I remember being in some awe of their elegance of both dress and speech but I was quickly put at my ease as they regaled me with tales of their mischievous exploits with pea-shooters, invariably to the dismay of some long-suffering employee, visiting dignitary or entertaining musician on the minstrel gallery.
The grand reception hall is overlooked by a minstrel gallery and upper landing, and the high ceiling gives a wonderful airy atmosphere.
The four-reception, five-bedroom home features fireplaces, York stone flooring, traditional oak beams - even in the kitchen - and a minstrel gallery offthe master suite overlooking the "Grand Hall".