Lot 78


Sudbury Tower, 6 Pound Lane, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2BZ
Sudbury Tower, 6 Pound Lane, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2BZ

An extraordinary riverside house forming part of the city wall and tower fortifications, named after the archbishop Simon of Sudbury, who is believed to have financed the upgrading of this section of the city's fortification.

This period building retains much of the original structure, the tower itself being of flint with stone quoins and castellated parapet. It occupies a central location adjacent to the River Stour and is within a short distance to Canterbury West mainline railway station, the Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury Cathedral and the city centre which has a comprehensive range of shops, restaurants and leisure facilities, including tourist destinations.

The property has a gas heating system via radiators, some leaded light windows and some secondary double glazing.

Ground Floor

Kitchen/breakfast room with range of modern units, living room and inner hall with stairs to first floor.

First Floor

Landing, bedroom, shower room with W.C. and separate W.C.

Second Floor

Landing and two further bedrooms.


Courtyard with open views of the River Stour and door to Pound Lane.

Council Tax Band E


Prospective purchasers are recommended to park in one of the nearby Pay & Display car parks, allowing sufficient time to walk to the property.

Freehold with Vacant Possession


All lots are sold subject to the Common Auction Conditions and Special Conditions of Sale (unless varied by the Sellers Solicitors), together with the Addendum, which will be available on Auction Day.

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