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The Presbytery, Canterbury

Description: The Presbytery

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 December 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 170470

OS Grid Reference: TR1513957759
OS Grid Coordinates: 615139, 157759
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2783, 1.0833

Location: Canterbury Lane, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2HJ

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

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There is also a scheduled monument, Tower of St Magdalene's Church, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

(South West Side)

No 59
(The Presbytery)
(Formerly listed as
Roman Catholic Church
TR 1557 NW 5/30 of St Thomas of Canterbury)

Probably timber-framed house refronted in C18. 3 storeys painted brick.
Modillion cornice. 3:5:3 sashes with moulded wooden architraves.
Ground floor has a 3 light canted bay. Overhang with reeded frieze. Central
doorcase has a cornice with modillions and a triglyph frieze. 2 Rornan Doric
three quarter columns with reeded capitals and 6 fielded panelled door.
1 step, Footscraper. Plinth. Modern extension in catching style to the

Listing NGR: TR1513357760

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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