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4, Best Lane, Canterbury

Description: 4, Best Lane

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 170376

OS Grid Reference: TR1486357976
OS Grid Coordinates: 614863, 157976
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2804, 1.0795

Location: Best Lane, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2JB

Locality: Canterbury
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT1 2JB

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Listing Text

(North West Side)

No 4
TR 1457 NE 4/88A 3.5.67.


A C15 timber-framed building refaced in the C18. 3 storeys. Ground floor
painted brick, upper floors cement rendered. Coping. Second floor has 4
sashes with glazing bars intact. First floor has 2 3 light bays and a bressumer.
Ground floor has 2 3-light sashes and a double doorcase with moulded architraves
and altered doors. The side elevation has 1 sash set in a cambered arch and
is faced with red brick. The interior has a king-post roof. There is some
C18 panelling and a fine late C18 Adamesque fireplace with swag and paterae

Nos 3 to 12 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TR1485457978

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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