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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: 1240669

Location

1 AND 2, HIGH STREET

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-May-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 170638

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History

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Details

1. 944 HIGH STREET (North East Side)

Nos 1 & 2 TR 1457 NE 4/62 3.5.67.

II* GV

2. Formerly the Chequers Inn which contained a dormitory of 100 beds and was 1 building with Nos 1-9 Mercury Lane adjoining. A large C14 timber-framed building altered in the C18 and in modern times. 3 storeys and attic. First and 2nd floors overhang and are supported on heavy wooden brackets. 4 windows facing the High Street. 2 windows facing Mercery Lane. 2 dormers. C18 sash windows with glazing bars missing but some remains of timber cusp-headed windows. On the ground floor there is a stone arcade with the cognizance of the Black Prince on the corner post. Modern shop fronts.

Forms a group with Nos 1 to 8A (consec) Mercery Lane.

Listing NGR: TR1493957802

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National Grid Reference: TR 14940 57805

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