Gatehouse to Charing Archbishops Palace, Market Place, Charing - Ashford

Remains of gatehouse to former manor house of the Archbishops of Canterbury and adjoining Porter's Lodge built within the gatehouse range of the C14. The Porter's Lodge [cottage] has been repaired and the ruined gatehouse section is being converted to a residential accommodation and is almost completed. Future options for the whole site are also under discussion.

Gatehouse to Charing Archbishops Palace, Market Place, Charing - Ashford
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    PALACE COTTAGES AND THE REMAINS OF THE GATEHOUSE ADJOINING
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1070757
    Local Planning Authority:
    Ashford
    Site Type:
    Domestic > Residential building

Location

    Building Name:
    Gatehouse to Charing Archbishops Palace
    Street Name:
    Market Place
    County:
    Kent
    District / Borough:
    Ashford
    Parish:
    Charing
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Ashford
    Region:
    London and South East

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Part occupied/part in use
    Priority:
    F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
    Previous Priority:
    F
    Ownership:
    Charity (heritage)
    Designation:
    Listed Building grade I, SM, CA