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The Cathedral Appeal Fund Office The Deanery, Canterbury

Description: The Cathedral Appeal Fund Office The Deanery

Grade: I
Date Listed: 3 December 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 170559

OS Grid Reference: TR1520658015
OS Grid Coordinates: 615206, 158015
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2806, 1.0845

Location: Broad Street, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2EE

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

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Listing Text


No 20 (The Deanery)
No 21 (The Cathedral
Appeal Fund office )
TR 1557 NW 5/14
TR 1558 SW 3/14 3,12.49.


The Deanery is a large long building of several periods originally the Prior's
Guest House. At the south end is a C15 tower of 4 storeys, built of flints
filth a castellated parapet. Next to this is a section dating from the C16
in which sash windows were later inserted. This was damaged by bombing and
rebuilt in facsimile. 2 storeys flint and brick, 3 gables with a 2nd floor
window beneath the centre gable, being a bay of 5 lights, and the northernmost
window round-headed. To the north is another 15 section with a parapet and
buttress. No 21, has 2 storeys and 3 windows. The facade is largely C19
but contains a Mediaeval 4 centred stone arch. Flints with red brick dressings
and quoins. Glazing bars intact.

Nos 20 to 29A (consec), Pilgrim's or Pentise entry attached to No 29,
wall in garden of No 29, wall and gatepiers between Nos 28 and 29,
Gateway from Green Court and building adjoining to left, King's School
Library and Norman Staircase form a group.

Listing NGR: TR1521758024

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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