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Magdalene College, Benson Court Main Block

A Grade II Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.2097 / 52°12'34"N

Longitude: 0.1154 / 0°6'55"E

OS Eastings: 544635

OS Northings: 258942

OS Grid: TL446589

Mapcode National: GBR L79.D08

Mapcode Global: VHHK2.YQCD

Plus Code: 9F426458+V5

Entry Name: Magdalene College, Benson Court Main Block

Listing Date: 18 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125505

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47188

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB3

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Cambridge

Town: Cambridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

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

Benson Court
Main Block
TL 4458 NE 3/358 18.5.67.
1931-2. By Sir Edwin Lutyens. Red brick with some purple brick. Three
storeys, attics and basement. Long frontage, gabled at either end, continuous
bands at first floor and cornice levels. Five doorways with pedimented
Gibbs surrounds. Two-light casement windows. Attic dormers. Tiled roof
with five tall stacks. The five oak staircases all have balusters of a
different design.

Listing NGR: TL4463558941

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

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