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Central Buildings Churchill College

A Grade II Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227706

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47945

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB3

County: Cambridgeshire

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

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Listing Text

STOREYS WAY
TL 45 NW
667/20/10017 Central Buildings
Churchill College
GV II
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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