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Gateway to Stable Courtyard at Madingley Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Madingley, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.2246 / 52°13'28"N

Longitude: 0.0375 / 0°2'15"E

OS Eastings: 539270

OS Northings: 260444

OS Grid: TL392604

Mapcode National: GBR L6Z.J9F

Mapcode Global: VHHK1.LBQZ

Entry Name: Gateway to Stable Courtyard at Madingley Hall

Listing Date: 31 August 1962

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127741

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51815

Location: Madingley, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB23

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Madingley

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Madingley St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

(West Side)

1/197 Gateway to Stable
31. 8.62 Courtyard at
Madingley Hall


Gateway formerly at Old Schools, Cambridge (demolished 1754) and brought here
by Sir John Hynde Cotton in 1758. Red brick and limestone ashlar. Large
ogee archway of three orders and panelled mouldings flanked by niches in two
tiers. The back of the archway is carved with the arms of Cotton and the
date. The archway was reset probably under the supervision of James Essex.
R.C.H.M. West Cambs., mon.(2) Plate 111
Pevsner: Buildings of England, p435

Listing NGR: TL3927060444

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