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Library to Christchurch Cathedral, Canterbury

Description: Library to Christchurch Cathedral

Grade: I
Date Listed: 7 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 170531

OS Grid Reference: TR1509957967
OS Grid Coordinates: 615099, 157967
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2802, 1.0829

Location: S Close, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2EE

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

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Listing Text


Library to Christchurch
TR 1557 NW 5/1C


Formerly the dormitory to Christchurch Monastery and grade I for this reason.
A modern library has been built over part of it. The dormitory was built
before 1093. 1953 by J L Denman. 3 storeys. The ground and 2nd floor are
of stone. The 1st floor is of flint, brick and masonry. The windows are
mullions with leaded lights, round-headed on the 1st floor. 2 cented bays
on the lst and 2nd floors.

Listing NGR: TR1510057967

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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