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Building Adjoining Green Court to Left Gateway from Court, Canterbury

Description: Building Adjoining Green Court to Left Gateway from Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 December 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 170567

OS Grid Reference: TR1511858099
OS Grid Coordinates: 615118, 158099
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2814, 1.0832

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


3.12.49. Gateway from Green Court.
Building adjoining
Green Court to left
TR 1558 SW 3/16A


A C12 arch with a pedestrian and a carriage arch. Stone faced. The arch
has some beautiful carving and capitals. Corbels. Above the arch are 2
blocked round-headed windows and 1 double mullioned and transomed window.
One of the walls has graffiti carved by past generations of pupils at the
King's School. The earliest is dated 1649. To the left is a 2 storeyed
hall all that remains of the C12 north Hall. The ground floor is arcaded
with groin vaults the lst floor has 9 arched window openings, The upper
floor was rebuilt in 1843 by George Auster.

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
Libraray and Normann Staircase form a group.

Listing NGR: TR1511858099

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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