ST JOHN'S COLLEGE, NEW COURT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1332178
Date first listed:
26-Apr-1950
Statutory Address:
ST JOHN'S COLLEGE, NEW COURT

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Location

Statutory Address:
ST JOHN'S COLLEGE, NEW COURT

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

County:
Cambridgeshire
District:
Cambridge (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TL 44614 58836

Details

ST JOHN'S COLLEGE 1. 942 ----------------- New Court TL 4458 NE 3/285 26.4.50 I 2. 1826-1831. T Rickman and Hutchinson, architects. A three-sided court of tall Gothic Revival buildings, closed on the fourth side by an open cloister and gateway. The structure is conceived in the highly romantic manner of the time. White brick, faced in stone with slate roofs. Four storey blocks, battlemented and pinnacled. The Gatehall has a fan vault with a large octangonal pendant. The cloister-walk is of seven bays on either side of the gatehouse. The interior retains many of its original features including ribbed plaster ceilings of Gothic Type. (RCHM.)

Listing NGR: TL4461458836

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
47241
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the City of Cambridge, (1959)
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 5 Cambridgeshire,

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: 15 Oct 2003
Reference: IOE01/11531/34
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