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Pilgrims Entry or Pentise Attached to Number 29, Canterbury

Description: Pilgrims Entry or Pentise Attached to Number 29

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 170563

OS Grid Reference: TR1508158043
OS Grid Coordinates: 615081, 158043
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2809, 1.0827

Location: Borough, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2EE

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

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Listing Text


Pilgrim's entry or Pentise
attached to No 29
TR 1558 SW 3/465


This was a covered way, through which the C15 pilgrims went to their lodgings
aftermaking their devotions at the Shrine of St Thomas a' Becket. Mediaeval.
1 storey flint and ashlar. Roofed with tie-beams on braces and scissor braces
above. Tiled roof. Timber framed and brick end.

Nos 20 to 29A (consec), Pilgrim's or Prentise 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: TR1508258045

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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