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Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Canterbury, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2797 / 51°16'46"N

Longitude: 1.0786 / 1°4'42"E

OS Eastings: 614801

OS Northings: 157899

OS Grid: TR148578

Mapcode National: GBR TY2.PJ1

Mapcode Global: VHLGM.N329

Entry Name: Post Office

Listing Date: 7 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085032

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170651

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

(South West Side)

No 28 (Post Office)
TR 1457 NE 4/510


Built in 1907 in an Arts and Crafts Gothic style. Architect was a Mr Butterford.
4 storeys stone. Gable fronted. Slate roof. Parapet with blank shields.
6 mullioned or mullioned and transomed windows with leaded lights; some with
curved heads. Off centre oriel extending through 2 floors. 4 pilasters.
Plinth. 2 segmental-arched windows on ground floor with moulded voussoirs
and 2 segmental doorcases with fanlights.

Nos 25 to 29 (consec) & Cottages situated to south west of main Eastbridge
Hospital Building form a group.

Listing NGR: TR1479857899

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

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