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68 and 68a, Castle Street, Canterbury

Description: 68 and 68a, Castle Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 170519

OS Grid Reference: TR1470457600
OS Grid Coordinates: 614704, 157600
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2771, 1.0770

Location: 68 Castle Street, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2QB

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

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There is also a scheduled monument, Site of church and graveyard of St Mary de Castro, 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

(North West Side)

Nos 68 and 68a
TR 1457 NE 4/264 3.5.67.


Dated 1847, but this can only refer to the buildings refacing. Early C18.
2 storeys, basement and attics red brick. Old tiled roof with 2 end stacks
and curved gable on left side. 2 curved dormers. Panelled parapet. 6 sashes
with keystones on lst floor. Central, lst floor window has a brick surround
and curved gable. Stringcourse. Plinth. Doorcase has a keystone and quoins
and rectangular fanlight. The interior has spiral turned balustor, 2 to
each tread on cut string with shaped brackets, swept rail and column newels.
Early C19 mantelpieces.

Nos 68 to 77 (consec) and Nos 80 to 82 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TR1470457607

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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