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White House

A Grade II Listed Building in Newnham, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.2135 / 52°12'48"N

Longitude: 0.0893 / 0°5'21"E

OS Eastings: 542842

OS Northings: 259308

OS Grid: TL428593

Mapcode National: GBR L77.CD2

Mapcode Global: VHHK2.HMLH

Plus Code: 9F42637Q+9P

Entry Name: White House

Listing Date: 7 September 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126037

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47926

Location: Castle, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB3

County: Cambridgeshire

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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The following building shall be added to the list:-

TL 45 NW
20/10009 White House
House. 1930 by George Checkley. Brick, rendered and painted. Flat roof
behind parapet. Plan: International Modern style house of rectangular
plan with central entrance hall and 2 storeys with smaller third storey
set back at centre of roof terrace. Exterior: Symmetrical 2-storey east
front with central entrance and bands of windows to left and right.
Smaller band of windows on first floor and 2 windows in third storey set
back on roof terrace. Original metal-frame casements and wooden sills.
Later glazed door. At rear west, the centre rises to 3rd storey and not
quite symmetrical; some of the windows replaced and small single storey
addition to right of centre. Interior: Central entrance hall with winder
stair at back with solid balustrade.
Source: Buildings of England, Cambridgeshire, p255.

Listing NGR: TL4284259307

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