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PEMBROKE COLLEGE, THE CHAPEL WITH HITCHAM'S CLOISTER

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: PEMBROKE COLLEGE, THE CHAPEL WITH HITCHAM'S CLOISTER

List entry Number: 1125509

Location

PEMBROKE COLLEGE, THE CHAPEL WITH HITCHAM'S CLOISTER

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Cambridge

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 26-Apr-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 47202

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List entry Description

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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

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: TL 44892 58042

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