GATEHOUSE, THE OLD PALACE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1186845
Date first listed:
29-Sep-1952
Date of most recent amendment:
14-Mar-1980
Statutory Address:
GATEHOUSE, THE OLD PALACE, OLD PALACE ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
GATEHOUSE, THE OLD PALACE, OLD PALACE ROAD

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

County:
Kent
District:
Canterbury (District Authority)
Parish:
Bekesbourne-with-Patrixbourne
National Grid Reference:
TR 19374 55531

Details

1. 5273 BEKESBOURNE OLD PALACE ROAD

Gatehouse, The Old Palace (formerly listed as outbuildings at The Old Palace) TR 15 NE 9/117 29.9.52

II GV

2. C16. This was the Gatehouse of Archbishop Thomas Cranmer's Palace. Two storeys red brick laid in English bond. Hipped slate roof. Three casement windows of 2 lights with 4 centred heads and stone mullions. In the west wall is a four-centred stone doorway with a stone over it inscribed "T C (Thomas Cranmer) 1552" and a cartouche of the arms of Archbishop Parker of Canterbury. Chimneybreast on north wall. To the east of the cottage is a red brick barn with a tiled roof with gable ends, hipped waggon entrance and casement windows.

Listing NGR: TR1937455531

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
170971
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: 05 Sep 2002
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