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Jakenett's Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.2072 / 52°12'25"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

Plus Code: 9F42644G+V5

Entry Name: Jakenett's Almshouses

Listing Date: 5 March 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126182

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47539

ID on this website: 101126182

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1

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: Holy Trinity Cambridge

Church of England Diocese: Ely

Tagged with: Almshouse

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(South Side)
Nos 90 & 94
TL 4558 NW 4/550 5.3.71.
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

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