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12-18, Hills Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1977 / 52°11'51"N

Longitude: 0.1284 / 0°7'42"E

OS Eastings: 545564

OS Northings: 257636

OS Grid: TL455576

Mapcode National: GBR L7H.39T

Mapcode Global: VHHK9.51R1

Plus Code: 9F4254XH+39

Entry Name: 12-18, Hills Road

Listing Date: 22 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126029

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47901

Location: Trumpington, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2

County: Cambridgeshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Trumpington

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Cambridge

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Cambridge St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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942 (West Side)
TL 4557 17/718 Nos 12 to 18 (even)
Early C19 terrace completely refronted 1860-5 by John Edlin, and possibly with an
added attic storey. Stucco, grooved on the ground floor. Four storeys and base-
ment, thirteen bays. Plain sash windows, elliptical heads to the first and second
floors. Doors in seventh, tenth and thirteenth bays. Additional door to left of
first bay, tenth bay now a window. Decorative features include bracketted cills
to windows, cast-iron balcony on heavy brackets to first floor. Heavy band to
second floor, this projects on a console bracket which forms the keystone above
each window, similar treatment to upper floor windows; heavy modillion cornice to
second floor, lighter cornice to parapet, roof not visible from street. A further
outstanding feature are the projecting terracotta heads with piers between the
first floor windows, a vigorous Italienate feature with four different designs.
Nos 2 to 22 (even) form a group

Listing NGR: TL4556457636

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