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Priory House, Folkestone

Description: Priory House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 175262

OS Grid Reference: TR2301335892
OS Grid Coordinates: 623013, 135892
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0790, 1.1825

Location: The Bayle, Folkestone, Kent CT20 1SQ

Locality: Folkestone
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT20 1SQ

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Listing Text

(South Side)
'Priory House'
TR 2235 NE 1/5A
TR 2335 NW 2/5A
C18 and later. The main part is of 3 storeys stone rubble with white brick dressings.
Hipped tiled roof and parapet. 3 modern casement windows but the ground floor
has 2 triple sashes with glazing bars intact. Doorcase in cemented surround
with flat hood on brackets and 6 fielded panelled door. The right side elevation
has modern tile hanging on the upper floors, and an overhang supported on wooden
brackets. On the right hand corner of this elevation is a late C19 cemented
octagonal tower with cupola. To the extreme left of the front elevation is a
3 storey portion of higher elevation than the rest with a gable hung with curved

Priory House and Nos 4 to 18 (even) form a group.

Listing NGR: TR2301335892

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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