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The Jockey Club

A Grade II Listed Building in Newmarket, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2429 / 52°14'34"N

Longitude: 0.4051 / 0°24'18"E

OS Eastings: 564306

OS Northings: 263252

OS Grid: TL643632

Mapcode National: GBR N9Y.78L

Mapcode Global: VHJGH.ZW1F

Entry Name: The Jockey Club

Listing Date: 16 January 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285869

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275680

Location: Newmarket, West Suffolk, Suffolk, CB8

County: Suffolk

District: Forest Heath

Civil Parish: Newmarket

Built-Up Area: Newmarket

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Newmarket All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL 6463 NEWMARKET HIGH STREET
(including EXNING)

7/121 The Jockey Club
16.1.81

II


Club headquarters. c1933, by Sir Albert Richardson. In the neo-
Georgian style, 2 storeys. A 5-window main range, deeply
recessed between two wings of 3 windows, canted. Orange brick
with parapets, a moulded limestone band beneath 1st floor
windows. Hipped, plaintiled roofs with chimneys of orange brick.
A prominent central copper-clad rotunda on 8 Doric columns on a
square plinth bearing a clock. Sash windows with flat arches of
gauged brick and small-pane sashes. The central range has a
limestone arcade of 3 arches on the ground floor with enriched
pilasters, cornice and frieze. Attached to the wings along the
front boundary are wrought iron railings with lamp brackets. A
contemporary wing extends to the south-east at the rear.


Listing NGR: TL6430663252

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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