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17, William Street, Herne Bay

Description: 17, William Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 170775

OS Grid Reference: TR1785768287
OS Grid Coordinates: 617857, 168287
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3718, 1.1287

Location: William Street, Canterbury, Kent CT6 5EG

Locality: Herne Bay
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT6 5EG

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Listing Text

TR 1768 SE

No 17

House and purpose built butchers shop. Cl900 Yellow stock brick with gauged
red brick arches to 1st floor windows, slate roof. 3 storeys, a corner building
with 2 windows to each elevation. Vertically hung sashes to Mortimer Street
elevation, double storey bays with gables to William Street. Ground floor has
fine butchers shop front with incised lettering gilded on to an inclined glazed
fascia, the upper cornice moulding of the fascia base forming a window blind
restrainer board. Each side has 2 principal windows, each divided to form an
arched topped centre pane, the glazing bars being moulded and decorated at the
apex, the side windows divided to form a fixed fanlight, decorated by sunburst
leaded glazing in stippled glass. Heavily fluted and moulded pilasters with
fascia box brackets. Stallriser in mosaic tiling depicting name, framed in
raised and ornately moulded blue tiles and fielded by opaque white plain tiles
with moulded blue skirting tiles. Internally is a panelled accounts kiosk with
original clock.

Listing NGR: TR1785768287

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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