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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: No name for this Entry

List entry Number: 1097028

Location

1-8, MERCERY LANE
8A, MERCERY LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
KentCanterburyDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 03-Dec-1949

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 439708

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 944 MERCERY LANE (West Side)

Nos 1 to 8 (consec) No 8A TR 1457 NE 4/83 3.12.49.

II* GV

2. 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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National Grid Reference: TR 14957 57830

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