British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

28, Castle Street, Canterbury

Description: 28, Castle Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 170503

OS Grid Reference: TR1457157397
OS Grid Coordinates: 614571, 157397
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2753, 1.0750

Location: 28 Castle Street, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2PT

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

(South East Side)

No 28
TR 1457 SE 8/261 3.5.67.


Dated 1730, this building was originally the old Kent Sessions House and
it incorporates part of the Roman Worthgate and city wall. It was altered
in 1847. 2 storeys flint-faced. Old hipped tiled roof with 3 tall stacks.
3 sashes in brick surrounds on left side. 2 storey bay added in 1847. Side
and rear elevations are stuccoed. 3 windows and coved eaves cornice. Round-headed
doorcase having a semi-circular fanlight Greek Key and patera design, 2 reeded
pilasters and 8 fielded panelled door, The rear elevation has a pediment.
Adjoining is a 2 storey red brick stable block with lunettes.

Listing NGR: TR1457957392

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.