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Dane John Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Canterbury, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2733 / 51°16'23"N

Longitude: 1.078 / 1°4'40"E

OS Eastings: 614790

OS Northings: 157185

OS Grid: TR147571

Mapcode National: GBR TY8.3CK

Mapcode Global: VHLGM.M8R6

Plus Code: 9F3373FH+85

Entry Name: Dane John Works

Listing Date: 8 May 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1273536

English Heritage Legacy ID: 444572

ID on this website: 101273536

Location: Canterbury, Kent, CT1

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Electoral Ward/Division: Wincheap

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Canterbury

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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No.45 (Dane John Works)
TR 1457 SE 8/751


Mid C.16 building, the sole remaining building of the Dane John Manor estate.
(The other buildings were all pulled down in 1859 to make way for the railway.)
Probably built by John Brown Halles who acquired the estate in about 1540.
2 storeys rendered, but underneath of C.16 red brick with Caenstone dressings.
Tiled roof; west end has a crow-stepped gable end. Irregular, mainly C,19
generation and C.16 or earlier arched doorcase in Caenstone. On the south west
side, 2 C.19 square brick oasts with pyramidal tiled roofs have been added.
The interior of the C.16 part retains many original oak floor beams and joists
and a C.16 roof of the side purlin type with windbraces and queenposts.

Listing NGR: TR1479057185

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