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Jakenett's Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2072 / 52°12'26"N

Longitude: 0.1255 / 0°7'31"E

OS Eastings: 545332

OS Northings: 258684

OS Grid: TL453586

Mapcode National: GBR L79.NJH

Mapcode Global: VHHK3.4S59

Entry Name: Jakenett's Almshouses

Listing Date: 5 March 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126182

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47539

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1

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: Holy Trinity Cambridge

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

KING STREET
1.
942
(South Side)
Nos 90 & 94
(Jakenett's
Almshouses)
TL 4558 NW 4/550 5.3.71.
II GV
2.
Dated 1790, but with some later alterations. Grey gault brick with red
brick dressings. Two storeys, four windows to block, three light Gothic
casements. Panelled Gothic doors. Pantiled roof. Two plaques commemorating
Thomas Jakenett and his wife, the original foundation in 1469 and their
present rebuilding in 1790 (RCHM 95).
Nos 46 to 58 (even), Nos 62 to 86 (even), Nos 90 and 94 form a group.


Listing NGR: TL4533258684

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

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