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Post Office, Canterbury

Description: Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 170651

OS Grid Reference: TR1480157899
OS Grid Coordinates: 614801, 157899
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2797, 1.0786

Location: High Street, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2JF

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

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Listing Text

(South West Side)

No 28 (Post Office)
TR 1457 NE 4/510


Built in 1907 in an Arts and Crafts Gothic style. Architect was a Mr Butterford.
4 storeys stone. Gable fronted. Slate roof. Parapet with blank shields.
6 mullioned or mullioned and transomed windows with leaded lights; some with
curved heads. Off centre oriel extending through 2 floors. 4 pilasters.
Plinth. 2 segmental-arched windows on ground floor with moulded voussoirs
and 2 segmental doorcases with fanlights.

Nos 25 to 29 (consec) & Cottages situated to south west of main Eastbridge
Hospital Building form a group.

Listing NGR: TR1479857899

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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