Church of St Andrew, High Street, Cherry Hinton, Cambridge - Cambridge

Parish church dating from late C12. The chancel is C13 with good internal wall arcading. Rebuilt nave and aisles and west tower with Norman arch. Flint rubble and Barnack stone construction with freestone dressings. Restored and rebuilt by Gilbert Scott in1880. There is extensive saturated internal plaster, which is preventing drying out of the masonry. Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship grant accepted Autumn 2017. Project development phase underway, with repair phase anticipated to commence Summer 2019.

Church of St Andrew, High Street, Cherry Hinton,  Cambridge - Cambridge
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST ANDREW
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1126191
  • Local Planning Authority: Cambridge
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary


  • Building Name: Church of St Andrew
  • Street Name: High Street
  • Locality: Cambridge
  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • District / Borough: Cambridge
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Cambridge
  • Region: East of England

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Priority: B - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade I

Contact Details

Simon Buteux 01223 582754

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England