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Church Army Hostel.

A Grade II Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2076 / 52°12'27"N

Longitude: 0.1291 / 0°7'44"E

OS Eastings: 545579

OS Northings: 258729

OS Grid: TL455587

Mapcode National: GBR L79.HH8

Mapcode Global: VHHK3.6S31

Entry Name: Church Army Hostel.

Listing Date: 2 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126214

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47424

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

FAIR STREET
1.
942
(East Side)
Nos 1 to 5 (consec).
Church Army Hostel.
TL 4558 NE 5/492
II
2.
With No 19, Willow Walk. Circa 1820. Built by Charles Humphrey as part
of the Doll's Close development (see Maid's Causeway). Grey gault brick.
Uniform frontage to Nos 1-5, each house of 2 bays, then a wide segmental-
headed carriage arch and the hostel of 5 bays. 2 storeys, and basement,
sashes with glazing bars. Timber doorcases with side-pilasters and plain
entablatures. Slate roof. The north gable end of No 1 forms the original
east end-feature of Maid's Causeway. A broad wall arch with elliptical
head and pediment over a window for each floor within the arch, the basement
and 1st floor windows partly concealed. The return wall of the hostel
in Willow Walk is of 3 bays with 2 pilaster strips. Carved street nameplate.
(RCHM 266).


Listing NGR: TL4557958729

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