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Corn Exchange

A Grade II Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.2042 / 52°12'15"N

Longitude: 0.1198 / 0°7'11"E

OS Eastings: 544955

OS Northings: 258342

OS Grid: TL449583

Mapcode National: GBR L79.T91

Mapcode Global: VHHK3.1V6L

Plus Code: 9F426439+MW

Entry Name: Corn Exchange

Listing Date: 18 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126025

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47888

ID on this website: 101126025

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Cambridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Market

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Cambridge

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Cambridge St Edward King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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(South Side)
Corn Exchange
TL 4458 SE 6/712 18.5.67.
1875-6. By Richard Reynolds Roew. Successful design in the competition
of 1869 assessed by A Waterhouse, Grey gault brick with red and blue brick
dressings and tiled bands. 3 bay entrance front onto wheeler Street with
the arched entrance set slightly forward. Gothic detailing, 10 bay frontage
on Corn Exchange Street. Each bay contains a pointed arch recess with
a 2 light window and rose window above, above this 3 pointed arch windows.
Roof of glass and cast-iron. The interior makes considerable decorative
use of both local and industrial materials, coloured bricks. Cast-iron,
terracotta, encaustic tiles and faience.

Listing NGR: TL4495558342

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