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Latitude: 51.279 / 51°16'44"N
Longitude: 1.0808 / 1°4'50"E
OS Eastings: 614957
OS Northings: 157830
OS Grid: TR149578
Mapcode National: GBR TY2.Q21
Mapcode Global: VHLGM.P37T
Entry Name: 1-8, MERCERY LANE (See details for further address information)
Listing Date: 3 December 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1097028
English Heritage Legacy ID: 439708
Location: Canterbury, Kent, CT1
Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate
Built-Up Area: Canterbury
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
944 MERCERY LANE
Nos 1 to 8 (consec)
TR 1457 NE 4/83 3.12.49.
The whole of the west side is 1 building with Nos 1 and 2 High Street qv. This
is built in 2 sections but was formerly all the Chequers Inn, which contained
a dormitory of 100 beds and was originally built as a hostel for pilgrims.
3 storeys painted brick or plastered. 13 windows in all. Modern shop fronts.
The north east section, 6 windows, is C18 and has 3 curved bay windows on the
lst floor. The south west section (7 windows) consists of C14 timber-framed
buildings with an overhanging 2nd floor, but with C18 sash windows inserted
(with glazing bars intact) and 1 curved bay window on file lst floor of each house.
Nos 1 to 8A (consec) and Nos 10 to 16 (consec), Nos 38 to 44 (consec) Burgate
together with Nos 1 to 9 (consec) Butchery Lane form a group.
Also Nos 1 to 8A (consec) form a group together with Nos 1 & 2 High Street.
Listing NGR: TR1495757830
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