Chevy Chase Room, originally the refectory of the priory, then a dining room and great hall of the castle, with plaster hunting scenes, a wooden vaulted ceiling and stained glass windows, on St Michael's Mount, a tidal island in Mount's Bay, Cornwall, England, the site of a 12th century Benedictine monastery and 14th century castle. The island is managed by the National Trust but owned by the St Aubyn family. According to legend, the Mount is the site of a battle between King Arthur and a giant. Picture by Manuel Cohen

LC17_ENGLAND_MC_051.JPG

1 of 1

Chevy Chase Room, originally the refectory of the priory, then a dining room and great hall of the castle, with plaster hunting scenes, a wooden vaulted ceiling and stained glass windows, on St Michael's Mount, a tidal island in Mount's Bay, Cornwall, England, the site of a 12th century Benedictine monastery and 14th century castle. The island is managed by the National Trust but owned by the St Aubyn family. According to legend, the Mount is the site of a battle between King Arthur and a...
more »


Copyright © Manuel Cohen

5.6MB
7087x4724
Keywords:
Arthurian Legend
castle
causeway
chair
Chevy Chase room
color
colour
Cornish
Cornwall
dining hall
England
English
furniture
GB
Great Britain
great hall
hall
heritage
history
holiday
horizontal
image
indoors
inside
interior
island
King Arthur
legend
Mount's Bay
myth
National Trust
pilgrimage site
plaster
refectory
room
St Aubyn
St Michael's Mount
table
tidal
tidal island
tourism
tourist attraction
travel
UK
United Kingdom
vacation
vaulted ceiling
West Country