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Wolfson Library, Canterbury

Description: Wolfson Library

Grade: I
Date Listed: 7 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 170535

OS Grid Reference: TR1514957959
OS Grid Coordinates: 615149, 157959
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2801, 1.0836

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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There is also a scheduled monument, Christchurch Priory and Archbishop's Palace, 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


Wolfson Library
TR 1557 NW 5/1G


Listed only for its remains of the Cheker or Accounts Department of Christchurch
Monastery. Ground floor of flint and ashlar is Mediaeval. The 2 upper storeys
are C20.

Listing NGR: TR1515157954

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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