The Barbican

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1069655
Date first listed:
19-May-1950
Statutory Address:
The Barbican, High Street, Sandwich, CT13 9EA

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Location

Statutory Address:
The Barbican, High Street, Sandwich, CT13 9EA

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

County:
Kent
District:
Dover (District Authority)
Parish:
Sandwich
National Grid Reference:
TR 33180 58258

Details

TR 3358 1/129

HIGH STREEET (west side) The Barbican

19.5.50.

GV I Probably of late C14 origin. Consists of two round towers, which have a base of ashlar. Above this the ground floor is chequered work of stone and flints with loop windows. Entry is via a semi-circular timber barrel roof between the towers and tiled over. The first floor has been modernised; the south east tower has been fronted with weather-boarding, the north west tower with rough plaster almost like roughcast. Conical tiled roofs. On the town side of the towers are two modern or modernised buildings of rubble and brick, and on the first floor weather-boarding joined by a hipped tiled roof over the whole. A small two-storeyed modern house has been built on to north side of the north west tower and is now occupied by the toll collector.

The Barbican, No 4 (Crispin Inn) and Nos 4 to 12 (even) Strand Street form a group.

Listing NGR: TR3317058193

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
177439
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 01 Apr 2003
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