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Cambridge Academy of English

A Grade II Listed Building in Girton, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2411 / 52°14'27"N

Longitude: 0.081 / 0°4'51"E

OS Eastings: 542186

OS Northings: 262360

OS Grid: TL421623

Mapcode National: GBR L6V.H97

Mapcode Global: VHHJW.CX5W

Entry Name: Cambridge Academy of English

Listing Date: 14 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127335

English Heritage Legacy ID: 50814

Location: Girton, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB3

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Girton

Built-Up Area: Girton

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Girton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 46SW GIRTON HIGH STREET
(North Side)

8/69 Cambridge Academy
of English (No 65)

II


House, formerly the rectory and now a language school, c.1730
enlarged early C19. Brick painted and rendered with early C19
low pitch slate roof, hipped, with boarded eaves. Internal
stacks. Double pile plan. Three storeys including the attic.
Original five bay front elevation extended to left hand early
C19 and a parapetted and three storey canted bay added to the
front, at right hand at the same time. Four recessed hung
sashes some repaired mid C20, with glazing bars. Doorway now
off-centre with early C19 flat roof, brick porch with panelled
door and fanlight with glazing bars. Early C19 Doric portico to
North doorway leading to incumbents study. The garden side has
early C19 window pelmets. Interior: Hall and stairbay with
original open-string staircase with turned balusters, moulded
rail and curtail. Original panelling in two heights at first
floor with egg and dart moulding to the panels. Some reset
early C17 panelling in the rear and the back staircase has
several flights with early C18 balusters.
R.C.H.M. record card


Listing NGR: TL4218662360

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