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Pilgrims Entry or Pentise Attached to Number 29

A Grade II* Listed Building in Canterbury, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2809 / 51°16'51"N

Longitude: 1.0827 / 1°4'57"E

OS Eastings: 615081

OS Northings: 158043

OS Grid: TR150580

Mapcode National: GBR TY2.QJQ

Mapcode Global: VHLGM.Q27D

Plus Code: 9F3373JM+93

Entry Name: Pilgrims Entry or Pentise Attached to Number 29

Listing Date: 7 September 1973

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085079

English Heritage Legacy ID: 170563

ID on this website: 101085079

Location: Canterbury, Kent, CT1

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Canterbury

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Tagged with: Architectural structure

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TR 1558 SW 3/465

Pilgrim's entry or Pentise
attached to No 29


This was a covered way, through which the C15 pilgrims went to their lodgings
aftermaking their devotions at the Shrine of St Thomas a' Becket. Mediaeval.
1 storey flint and ashlar. Roofed with tie-beams on braces and scissor braces
above. Tiled roof. Timber framed and brick end.

Nos 20 to 29A (consec), Pilgrim's or Prentise 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
Library and Norman staircase form a group.

Listing NGR: TR1508258045

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