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Cathedral Choir School, Canterbury

Description: Cathedral Choir School

Grade: I
Date Listed: 3 December 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 170554

OS Grid Reference: TR1519057958
OS Grid Coordinates: 615190, 157958
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2801, 1.0842

Location: S Close, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2EL

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

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Listing Text


No 18
(Cathedral Choir School)
TR 1557 NW 5/12 3.12.49.


A large L-shaped building of several periods. The north wing is C14 and
is of squared flints. This was originally the Table Hall to Christchurch
Monastry. 4 pointed windows with tracery and some very fine corbels. The
East-West wing is in 2 separate sections. The east half is chequered work
of stone and flints. C15 windows of stone and flints in the east gable end.
On its south front a modern bay window has been added with very fine C16
carved fernale brackets. The west half is late C17. 2 storeys and attic
plastered brick. The roof has 2 dormers and an eaves cornice. Stringcourse.
4 casement windows.

Listing NGR: TR1518657962

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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