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RAISED FACULTY BLOCK, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY

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: RAISED FACULTY BLOCK, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY

List entry Number: 1126006

Location

RAISED FACULTY BLOCK, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY, SIDGWICK AVENUE

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: II

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1993

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 47944

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SIDGWICK AVENUE TL4457-4557 667/17/10030 Raised Faculty Block, Cambridge University GV II Library and teaching rooms. 1956-68. Casson, Conder and Partners. Portland stone cladding, concrete frame; flat roof. Two storeys, "U" shaped, raised on pilotis. Floor slab chamfered and sculpted with round-cornered hollows. Long, narrow horizontal strip window below cornice band. Variety of fenestration including some long windows and some small single storey windows, in irregular arrangement. Integral part of Sidgwick Avenue layout, planned 1952. Nicholas Taylor, Cambridge New Architecture pp174-8.

Listing NGR: TL4426657986

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Taylor, N, Cambridge New Architecture174-8

National Grid Reference: TL 44266 57986

Map

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