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Mediaeval Undercroft at Number 10 Bench Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Dover, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1238 / 51°7'25"N

Longitude: 1.3139 / 1°18'49"E

OS Eastings: 631989

OS Northings: 141283

OS Grid: TR319412

Mapcode National: GBR X2Z.H0G

Mapcode Global: VHLHJ.Q0GS

Entry Name: Mediaeval Undercroft at Number 10 Bench Street

Listing Date: 30 June 1949

Last Amended: 1 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1343833

English Heritage Legacy ID: 177722

Location: Dover, Dover, Kent, CT16

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Dover

Built-Up Area: Dover

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 3141 DOVER BENCH STREET
(west side)

2/33A Mediaeval undercroft at number 10 Bench Street (Formerly listed as:
BENCH STREET
(west side)
Number 10)

30.6.49 II

Probable undercroft. Probably Cl3. Two linked stone chambers with external lancet window and wide chamfered pointed arch with remains of springing arch to left. INTERIOR: has similar arch at right angles dividing chambers and barrel vaulted ceiling.
The circa 1840 house above ground level (Number 10 Bench Street) was destroyed in a fire in 1977 and subsequently demolished.

Listing NGR: TR3198941283

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

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