RAISED FACULTY BLOCK, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1126006

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1993

Statutory Address: RAISED FACULTY BLOCK, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY, SIDGWICK AVENUE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: RAISED FACULTY BLOCK, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY, SIDGWICK AVENUE

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 44266 57986

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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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

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 47944

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

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

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