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Invicta House ye Olde King's Arms

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sandwich, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2774 / 51°16'38"N

Longitude: 1.3384 / 1°20'18"E

OS Eastings: 632926

OS Northings: 158439

OS Grid: TR329584

Mapcode National: GBR X12.WQB

Mapcode Global: VHLGS.45X1

Entry Name: Invicta House ye Olde King's Arms

Listing Date: 19 May 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1069542

English Heritage Legacy ID: 177669

Location: Sandwich, Dover, Kent, CT13

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Sandwich

Built-Up Area: Sandwich

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

1.
5275 STRAND STREET
(South Side)

No 63 (Ye Olde King's Arms)
No 65 Invicta House)
TR 3258 1/48 19.5.50.

II* GV


2.
Dated 1592 on the corner post, but No 65 dates from the early part of the C16,
timber framed building, refaced in the late C18 but preserving the overhang
of the 1st floor on carved brackets, the corner one being in the shape of the
figure of a centaur with the date. Tiled roofs, 2 storeys, (No 65 3 storeys)
3 windows facing north, 5 windows facing east. Stuccoed front, modillion eaves
cornice. Sash windows, glazing bars intact, some having pointed Gothic panes.
Doorway in east front with pilasters and flat hood over beneath the overhang.
The 2 southernmost window bays of the east front are a wholly C18 or early
C19 extension.

Nos 63 to 71 (odd) form a group.


Listing NGR: TR3292358436

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