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3-5, Minster Precincts

A Grade II Listed Building in Peterborough, City of Peterborough

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Latitude: 52.5729 / 52°34'22"N

Longitude: -0.2417 / 0°14'30"W

OS Eastings: 519256

OS Northings: 298683

OS Grid: TL192986

Mapcode National: GBR HZP.RPD

Mapcode Global: WHHNK.8L4D

Entry Name: 3-5, Minster Precincts

Listing Date: 7 February 1952

Last Amended: 17 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161461

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49637

Location: Peterborough, PE1

County: City of Peterborough

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Peterborough

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Peterborough St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

In the entry for:
TL 1998 NW
1/11 Nos 3 to 5 (consec)

The entry shall be amended to read:

819- /1/11 I Nos. 3-5 (Consecutive)
07/02/52 (Formerly listed as: Peterborough
Precincts Nos 3-5 (Consecutive))
Terrace of 3 houses, now flats. 1726, for Earl Fitzwilliam. Yellow brick with redbrick and ashlar
dressings. Collyweston slate M roof with end stacks. 3 storeys, attics and basements. 9-window
range in all of sashes with glazing bars, under red brick segmental arches. Doorcases have
semi-circular broken pediments on reeded pilasters and 6-panel doors, some partly glazed. Steps
with iron railings to front gardens, formerly school playground raised on brick barrell vaults
formerly used for storage. INTERIORS. Dogleg staircases with turned balusters. Raised and
fielded dado and full panelling in halls, on staircases and in many rooms, and corner fireplaces
in several. These houses, formerly known as The School Houses, were built for Earl Fitzwilliam
as dormitories for the Kings School, and the modification of the terrace house plan to permit
access across the houses reflects this use.


Nos 3 to 5 (consec)
TL 1998 NW 1/11 7.2.52.
Late C18. 3 storeys and attics in yellow and red brick. Parapet with 9
blind panels. Ashlar cornice and band between ground and 1st floor. 4
dormers, pedimented, the 2 inner ones having semi-circular pediments, casements.
9 windows, red brick rusticated segmental arches. Some glazing bars to
No 3. Doorways with broken semi-circular pediments on reeded pilasters flank
6-Panel doors with some glass panels. Steps with iron rail to raised gardens.
The Great Gate, Chapel of St Thomas, Archway to Dean's Court and
Nos 1 to 10 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1925698683

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