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Trinity College, Fountain in Great Court

A Grade I Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.207 / 52°12'25"N

Longitude: 0.1169 / 0°7'0"E

OS Eastings: 544746

OS Northings: 258637

OS Grid: TL447586

Mapcode National: GBR L79.LD6

Mapcode Global: VHHK2.ZS4J

Plus Code: 9F426448+QQ

Entry Name: Trinity College, Fountain in Great Court

Listing Date: 26 April 1950

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1331803

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47273

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2

County: Cambridgeshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Cambridge

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Cambridge St Andrew the Great

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Description

TRINITY COLLEGE
1.
942
Fountain in Great Court
TL 4458 NE 3/299 26.4.50.
I
2.
Erected in 1602 and repaired in 1716. An outstanding example of the work
of the date. Cliffe and Clipsham stone ashlar. Completely rebuilt by
Robert Grumbold in 1716, and repaired at several later dates. The main
basin has a plinth and solid panelled base from which spring Ionic columns
supporting arches, an entablature then ribs crowned by a Royal lion with
the Tudor arms. Within the main basin is a stone column supporting two
smaller basins. The whole is highly worked and decorative. (RCHM).


Listing NGR: TL4474658636

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