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Harrington House kent House montagu House sidney House sussex House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2067 / 52°12'24"N

Longitude: 0.1211 / 0°7'16"E

OS Eastings: 545036

OS Northings: 258616

OS Grid: TL450586

Mapcode National: GBR L79.MFD

Mapcode Global: VHHK3.1SWQ

Entry Name: Harrington House kent House montagu House sidney House sussex House

Listing Date: 2 August 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268348

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461919

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Cambridge

Town: Cambridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Market

Built-Up Area: Cambridge

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Holy Trinity Cambridge

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 4558 NW CAMBRIDGE SUSSEX STREET
667/4/10072 Nos.1-20
Montagu House, Harrington House, Kent
House, Sussex House and Sidney House

GV II

Includes: Nos.29 AND 31 HOBSON STREET.
Includes: Nos.23, 24 AND 25 SIDNEY STREET .
Shopping arcade, offices and college accommodation. South side 1928-32, north side 1938-39. By E.R. Barrow. Red brick; pantiled roofs (south), plaintiled (north). South side of3 storeys and dormer attic. Ground floor consists of an open bowed arcade of 11 bays, the cornice supported on unfluted Roman Doric columns. Range of shops with late C20 plate-glass display windows. Upper arcade reached by balustraded stone staircase east and west providing access to offices: 2 storeys and dormer attic. Lower floor with 12/12 homed sashes, upper floor with 8/8 homed sashes. Hipped roofs with dormers. Comers of elevation with rusticated quoins. North side consists of a 10-bay arcade of Roman Doric columns supporting offices lit through 12/12 homed sashes to first floor and 8/8 homed sashes to second floor. Hipped roofs with 2 tiers of dormers. To rear College accommodation is reached by a terrace and stair. Additional 4-storey and dormer attic comer blocks close elevations to each side at east and west ends. Linking bridge at upper level at east end added 1991 by Pleasance, Hookham and Nix. INTERIORS. Not inspected. (BOE: Pevsner, N: Cambridgeshire 2nd Edn: Harrnondsworth: 1970: 161 & 245)


Listing NGR: TL4503658616

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