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17, William Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Canterbury, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3718 / 51°22'18"N

Longitude: 1.1287 / 1°7'43"E

OS Eastings: 617857

OS Northings: 168287

OS Grid: TR178682

Mapcode National: GBR TWZ.XWZ

Mapcode Global: VHLG2.JS17

Entry Name: 17, William Street

Location: Canterbury, Kent, CT6

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Town: Canterbury

Locality: Heron

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Listing Date: 7 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170775

Source ID: 1248343

Listing Text

HERNE BAY.
TR 1768 SE

1/187 WILLIAM STREET
No 17
II

House and purpose built butchers shop. Cl900 Yellow stock brick with gauged
red brick arches to 1st floor windows, slate roof. 3 storeys, a corner building
with 2 windows to each elevation. Vertically hung sashes to Mortimer Street
elevation, double storey bays with gables to William Street. Ground floor has
fine butchers shop front with incised lettering gilded on to an inclined glazed
fascia, the upper cornice moulding of the fascia base forming a window blind
restrainer board. Each side has 2 principal windows, each divided to form an
arched topped centre pane, the glazing bars being moulded and decorated at the
apex, the side windows divided to form a fixed fanlight, decorated by sunburst
leaded glazing in stippled glass. Heavily fluted and moulded pilasters with
fascia box brackets. Stallriser in mosaic tiling depicting name, framed in
raised and ornately moulded blue tiles and fielded by opaque white plain tiles
with moulded blue skirting tiles. Internally is a panelled accounts kiosk with
original clock.


Listing NGR: TR1785768287

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