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Library Dover College, Dover

Description: Library Dover College

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 June 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 177762

OS Grid Reference: TR3147741529
OS Grid Coordinates: 631477, 141529
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1262, 1.3067

Location: Priory Gate Road, Dover, Kent CT17 9RP

Locality: Dover
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT17 9RP

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Listing Text


685/2/37D Library Dover College
30.6.49 (Formerly the Gate House
of St Martin's Priory)


Former priory gatehouse, later school library. C14, restored by G E Street in 1880. Originally gatehouse to St Martin's Priory refounded by Archbishop Corbeuil in 1131. Built of flint with stone dressings and renewed hipped tiled roof Two storeys, the west part lower; 3 windows. Traceried windows except for west part which has a C19 triple window, round-headed on first floor. Dripmoulding above two windows. Central pointed arch with external chimney stack to left.
(See Pevsner BOE North East and East Kent. p301.)

Listing NGR: TR3147741529

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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