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Cathedral Choir School

A Grade I Listed Building in Canterbury, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2801 / 51°16'48"N

Longitude: 1.0842 / 1°5'3"E

OS Eastings: 615190

OS Northings: 157958

OS Grid: TR151579

Mapcode National: GBR TY2.QWZ

Mapcode Global: VHLGM.R300

Entry Name: Cathedral Choir School

Listing Date: 3 December 1949

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252933

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170554

Location: Canterbury, Kent, CT1

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Town: Canterbury

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Canterbury

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


No 18
(Cathedral Choir School)
TR 1557 NW 5/12 3.12.49.


A large L-shaped building of several periods. The north wing is C14 and
is of squared flints. This was originally the Table Hall to Christchurch
Monastry. 4 pointed windows with tracery and some very fine corbels. The
East-West wing is in 2 separate sections. The east half is chequered work
of stone and flints. C15 windows of stone and flints in the east gable end.
On its south front a modern bay window has been added with very fine C16
carved fernale brackets. The west half is late C17. 2 storeys and attic
plastered brick. The roof has 2 dormers and an eaves cornice. Stringcourse.
4 casement windows.

Listing NGR: TR1518657962

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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