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CORPUS CHRISTI COLLEGE, THE BUILDINGS SURROUNDING THE OLD AND NEW COURTS INCLUDING THE MASTER'S LODGE

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: CORPUS CHRISTI COLLEGE, THE BUILDINGS SURROUNDING THE OLD AND NEW COURTS INCLUDING THE MASTER'S LODGE

List entry Number: 1125553

Location

CORPUS CHRISTI COLLEGE, THE BUILDINGS SURROUNDING THE OLD AND NEW COURTS INCLUDING THE MASTER'S LODGE

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.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 47120

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History

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Details

CORPUS CHRISTI COLLEGE 1. 942 The Buildings surrounding the Old and New Courts including the Master's Lodge TL 4458 SE 6/256 26.4.50. I

2. The Old Court 1352-76. The oldest buildings in Cambridge designed for College use, and still substantially complete. Rubble with clunch dressings; 2 storeys and attic. Some original windows and doorways, some altered. Many C17 and C18 interior fittings. Tiled roofs. Sundial on North wall. 2 cast-iron lamp brackets with lanterns, 3 without. Modern bay-window on south range, 5 lights with stone mullions and transom, leaded lattice casements. The south range includes the Hall of 1825-6, see New Court. (RCHM). The Gallery circa 1500. Stone and brick, two storeys with the gallery above. St Benet's Church was the original college chapel. (RCHM). The New Court 1823-27. By William Wilkins. Ketton stone ashlar and white brick. 3 storeys and attics (RCHM). The Chapel By William Wilkins with alterations in 1870 by Sir Arthur Blomfield. 2 windows of Rhenish glass circa 1510-15. (RCHM). The Master's Lodge By William Wilkins. Contemporary interior features. (RCHM).

Listing NGR: TL4485258220

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: TL 44852 58220

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