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Latitude: 52.1927 / 52°11'33"N
Longitude: 0.133 / 0°7'58"E
OS Eastings: 545896
OS Northings: 257080
OS Grid: TL458570
Mapcode National: GBR L7H.JFT
Mapcode Global: VHHK9.845Y
Entry Name: Royal Albert Homes
Listing Date: 2 November 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1349070
English Heritage Legacy ID: 47486
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2
Electoral Ward/Division: Trumpington
Built-Up Area: Cambridge
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Cambridge St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Ely
Royal Albert Homes
[Nos 1 to 25 (consec)]
TL 4557 17/525
Mid/Late Cl9. By Peck and Stephens of Maidstone. In 3 blocks.
Nos 9-20 (consec). Facing Hills Road. Foundation stone dated 1861. In
the Gothic style. Grey gault brick with red and blue brick dressings and
string course. 2 storeys. Pointed headed windows, 6-light below, 2-light
above. Panelled central tower with the clock missing. Many gabled slate
roof with different sized gables.
Nos 1-8. Facing Brooklands Avenue. Dated JS 1877, and 1879 in different
gables. As main block but lacking the tower. The gables are arranged
in different sizes, LSSSLLSSSL with the larger ones set forward.
Nos 21-25 (consec). Block at rear. Probably slightly later. 5 gables
only, much plainer decoration.
Listing NGR: TL4589657080
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