HOBSON'S CONDUIT

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1067788

Date first listed: 26-Apr-1950

Statutory Address: HOBSON'S CONDUIT, LENSFIELD ROAD

Statutory Address: HOBSON'S CONDUIT, TRUMPINGTON ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: HOBSON'S CONDUIT, LENSFIELD ROAD

Statutory Address: HOBSON'S CONDUIT, TRUMPINGTON ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Cambridge (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: TL 45152 57638

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TRUMPINGTON ROAD 1. 942 (East Side) TL 4557 NW 10/209 26.4.50. Hobson's Conduit II* 2. Erected on Market Hill 1614, re-erected in present position in 1856. Hexagonal stone structure with moulded plinth; niche in each side with shell-head; entablature surmounted by strapwork cresting, achievement of Royal Arms on one side, putti and carved beasts at angles and ogee-shaped top surmounted by pineapple finial. Restored 1967. Interesting as the fountainhead of a very early public water supply. See also Market Hill. (RCHM 79).

Listing NGR: TL4515257638

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 47826

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Other
Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the City of Cambridge, (1959)
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 5 Cambridgeshire,

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