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Clare College Memorial Court

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2051 / 52°12'18"N

Longitude: 0.1103 / 0°6'37"E

OS Eastings: 544301

OS Northings: 258417

OS Grid: TL443584

Mapcode National: GBR L78.QPN

Mapcode Global: VHHK2.VTNY

Entry Name: Clare College Memorial Court

Listing Date: 10 May 1962

Last Amended: 2 November 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115639

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47116

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB3

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Cambridge

Town: Cambridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Newnham

Built-Up Area: Cambridge

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Cambridge The Ascension

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

CLARE COLLEGE
1.
942
Memorial Court
TL 4458 16/255A 10.5.62.
II*
2.
Built between 1922 and 1933 as a Memorial of the 1914-18 War. Architect,
Sir Giles Gilbert Scott. A court of nine sides, open on the west. Grey
brick with a pantile roof. The principal block is the east wing. Through
the centre is a round-headed rusticated archway enclosing fluted columns
with an opening in the head of the arch. Block of 3 storeys and 9 windows
on each side of this ending in L-shaped end portions of lower elevation,
2 storeys and 3 windows, the end window bays flanked by fluted columns.
Behind, quarter octagonal sections lead to longer parallel wings running
east-west.


Listing NGR: TL4430158417


This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 13 January 2017.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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