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Building Adjoining Green Court to Left gateway from Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Canterbury, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2814 / 51°16'53"N

Longitude: 1.0832 / 1°4'59"E

OS Eastings: 615118

OS Northings: 158099

OS Grid: TR151580

Mapcode National: GBR TY2.QNY

Mapcode Global: VHLGM.Q2J0

Entry Name: Building Adjoining Green Court to Left gateway from Court

Listing Date: 3 December 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1261721

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170567

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

1.
944 THE CATHEDRAL PRECINCTS


3.12.49. Gateway from Green Court.
Building adjoining
Green Court to left
TR 1558 SW 3/16A

II GV


2.
A C12 arch with a pedestrian and a carriage arch. Stone faced. The arch
has some beautiful carving and capitals. Corbels. Above the arch are 2
blocked round-headed windows and 1 double mullioned and transomed window.
One of the walls has graffiti carved by past generations of pupils at the
King's School. The earliest is dated 1649. To the left is a 2 storeyed
hall all that remains of the C12 north Hall. The ground floor is arcaded
with groin vaults the lst floor has 9 arched window openings, The upper
floor was rebuilt in 1843 by George Auster.


Nos 20 to 29A (consec), Pilgrim's or Pentise entry attached to No 29,
wall in garden of No 29, wall and gatepiers between Nos 28 and 29,
Gateway from Green Court and building adjoining to left, King's School
Libraray and Normann Staircase form a group.

Listing NGR: TR1511858099

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