PEMBROKE COLLEGE, THE CHAPEL WITH HITCHAM'S CLOISTER

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1125509

Date first listed: 26-Apr-1950

Statutory Address: PEMBROKE COLLEGE, THE CHAPEL WITH HITCHAM'S CLOISTER

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: PEMBROKE COLLEGE, THE CHAPEL WITH HITCHAM'S CLOISTER

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 44892 58042

Summary

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History

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Details

PEMBROKE COLLEGE 1. 942 The Chapel, with Hitcham's Cloister. tl 4458 SE 6/277 26.4.50 I 2. The Chapel 1663-5. By Sir Christopher Wren, extended one bay Eastwards in 1880 by George Gilbert Scott, the existing East end being re-erected. It is the earliest completed work by Wren. Built of Portland stone with a Corinthian order, inspired possibly by Serlio. There is an hexagonal cupola on the roof. Original lead rainwater heads with the initial W the original interior features include an elaborate plaster ceiling, oak communion rails, panelling and stalls, marble pavements and oak reredos, the organ is 1707 by Bernard Smith, restored 1863. Hitcham's Cloister, 1664-6. Six bay arcade, each end one being of the late C19. Ashlared ground floor, range of brick chambers above. All restored in late C19. (RCHM).

Listing NGR: TL4489258042

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 47202

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Other
Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the City of Cambridge, (1959)

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