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Magdalene College, Bright's Building

A Grade II Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.2104 / 52°12'37"N

Longitude: 0.117 / 0°7'1"E

OS Eastings: 544741

OS Northings: 259020

OS Grid: TL447590

Mapcode National: GBR L79.DD2

Mapcode Global: VHHK2.ZP6W

Plus Code: 9F426468+5Q

Entry Name: Magdalene College, Bright's Building

Listing Date: 18 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47183

Location: Castle, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB5

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Cambridge

Town: Cambridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Market

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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Bright's Building
TL 4459 15/354 18.5.67.
1908-9 by Aston Webb and Ingress Bell. Brick with symmetrical facade in
Neo-Tudor style, two storeys with dormers and gables. A big gable faces
towards Magdalene Street with stone and brick chequer work in tympanum.
Above this are two monumental chimneys and coat of arms. Facing the river
two gables project either end with dormers in between. Tudor style windows.

Listing NGR: TL4474159020

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