Monuments in the precinct of Canterbury Cathedral, The Precinct, Canterbury - Canterbury

Very important medieval ruinous structures of Christchurch Priory, which have suffered from years of decline. Major backlog of repairs; work has started with Historic England grant to Llanfrancs dormitory and the city wall. Slow progress is being made. Detailed evaluation of the various assets required in order to decide priorities.

Monuments in the precinct of Canterbury Cathedral, The Precinct, Canterbury - Canterbury
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Christchurch Priory and Archbishop's Palace
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1004195
  • Local Planning Authority: Canterbury
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Religious house

Location

  • Building Name: Monuments in the precinct of Canterbury Cathedral
  • Locality: The Precinct, Canterbury
  • County: Kent
  • District / Borough: Canterbury
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Canterbury
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: B - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: B
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument and Listed Buildings - 2 grade I; 1 grade II*, 22 LBs, CA, WHS
  • List Entry Number(s): 1004195 and 1253715; 1085082; 1085079

Contact Details

David John 01483 252036

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England