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Latitude: 52.2129 / 52°12'46"N
Longitude: 0.1031 / 0°6'11"E
OS Eastings: 543786
OS Northings: 259274
OS Grid: TL437592
Mapcode National: GBR L78.8WN
Mapcode Global: VHHK2.QMWY
Entry Name: Central Buildings Churchill College
Listing Date: 30 March 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1227706
English Heritage Legacy ID: 47945
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB3
Electoral Ward/Division: Castle
Built-Up Area: Cambridge
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Cambridge The Ascension
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 45 NW
667/20/10017 Central Buildings
Central building, containing dining room and kitchens, common
rooms, boiler house, college offices and main entrance. 1961-
68. Sheppard Robson and Partners. Brown brick and concrete,
both pre-cast and board-marked. 2 storeys. Irregular 'H' plan,
with dining hall forming the link between two parallel ranges.
Dining hall on upper floor but rising above other parts,
topped by three segmental barrel vaults. Pre-cast concrete
sunscreen with pre-cast mullions below vaults. Dark timber
panelling internally. Horizontal strip windows to lower
buildings with timber frames including thick timber
horizontals. A pair of giant brick piers mark the entrance
which is recessed between them; pivoting entrance gate of
aluminium by sculptor Geoffrey Clarke.
An integral part of Churchill College planned layout.
N. Taylor, Cambridge New Architecture.
Listing NGR: TL4378659274
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