Canterbury Castle

Kent, England

City/Town/Village: Canterbury
County: Kent
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2757, 1.07461


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Canterbury Castle is a Listed Building. Here's what the official description says about it:

(North West Side)

Canterbury Castle
TR 1457 SE 8/210 3.12.49.


The remains of a square Norman keep. 2 storeys above ground level (it was
reduced in height in 1817) built in bands of flint and Caen stone blocks.
There were originally 4 arched windows to each side. The interior has 2
cross walls and the remains of spiral staircases in the east and south-west
wall. Remains of fireplaces of rubble set in a herringbone pattern. The
keep measures 87 by 75 feet externally and the walls are 9 ft thick. Scheduled
as an ancient monument.

Listing NGR: TR1455357429

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