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Latitude: 51.3174 / 51°19'2"N
Longitude: 0.8924 / 0°53'32"E
OS Eastings: 601653
OS Northings: 161563
OS Grid: TR016615
Mapcode National: GBR SW3.BG0
Mapcode Global: VHKJW.F44W
Entry Name: 23, Court Street
Listing Date: 29 July 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1343817
English Heritage Legacy ID: 175895
Location: Faversham, Swale, Kent, ME13
Civil Parish: Faversham
Built-Up Area: Faversham
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
1103 (West Side)
TR O161 NE 1/27 29.7.50.
Cl8 front-to C16-Cl7 house. 2 storeys and attic. 5 windows. 2 dormers.
Painted brick. Stringcourse. Parapet. Steeply pitched tiled roof. The
2 southernmost window bays project. The windows on the lst floor have
cambered head linings and glazing bars intact. 2 stroll modern shop
fronts and between them a C17 doorway of kentish rag stone older than
the facade, probably C17. This is a pointed doorway with a tooth-
shaped keystone and carved spandrels set in a moulded architrave
surround with projecting cornice over, probably added in the C18.
10-panel moulded door with pointed moulded tymparum over. Said to
have been residence of Capt John Trowts who was mayor of Faversham
in 1660 and who entertained here King Charles II with whom he had shared
exile in Breda.
Nos 17 to 25 (consec) form a group.
Listing NGR: TR0165061569
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