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Dane Chantry

A Grade II Listed Building in Petham, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2088 / 51°12'31"N

Longitude: 1.0562 / 1°3'22"E

OS Eastings: 613565

OS Northings: 149951

OS Grid: TR135499

Mapcode National: GBR TZ0.3V1

Mapcode Global: VHLGT.8W66

Plus Code: 9F336354+GF

Entry Name: Dane Chantry

Listing Date: 29 September 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367114

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171387

Location: Petham, Canterbury, Kent, CT4

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Civil Parish: Petham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Tagged with: Architectural structure

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Dane Chantry
TR 14 NW 16/523 29.9.52


Originally called Deppdene. Dom William Gracian who was the founder of the
Poor Priests Hospital in Canterbury founded a chantry chapel here in the C15.
This is the lower portion of the southernmost window bay which is now faced
with flints. East doorway leading to Undercroft. The portion above it is
red brick with a gable over containing 2 tiny attic windows. The remainder
of the building is a timber-framed addition which may date from 1638 as the
stone 4-centred doorway in the original portion with carved spandrels has this
date beside it. It has a base of flints, herring-bone pattern brick nogging,
and its first floor oversailing on the protruding ends of the floor joists
and brackets. Casement windows with wooden mullions and transoms, except the
southernmost window bay on the first floor which has 2 tiers of 5 lights with
stone mullions and transoms. Two oriel windows projecting on brackets on first
floor and one bay window below. Hipped tiled roof. Two storeys. Four windows.

Listing NGR: TR1356549951

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