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HARVEY COURT, GONVILLE AND CAIUS COLLEGE

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: HARVEY COURT, GONVILLE AND CAIUS COLLEGE

List entry Number: 1126009

Location

HARVEY COURT, GONVILLE AND CAIUS COLLEGE, WEST ROAD

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: 47954

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

WEST ROAD TL 44 58 667/16/10026 Harvey Court, Gonville & Caius College II* Student residences. 1960-62. Sir Leslie Martin and Colin St John Wilson. Buff brick, bronze cladding; flat roof. 3 storeys plus basement. Raised courtyard of square-plan, surrounded on three sides with windows facing outward (south). Raised square area with canted sides to centre of courtyard provides top-lighting for breakfast room below. Each storey of accommodation is set back, providing paved terrace area in front of rooms at each level. Brick strips between rooms. Full-height glazing in timber frames, 2-light with rail at dado height. Outer perimeter overhanging to upper storeys on tall brick piers, and expressed staircases. Vertical timber slatting with windows behind. L. Martin, Buildings and Ideas 1933-83.

Listing NGR: TL4432658137

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Martin, L, Buildings and Ideas 1933-1983

National Grid Reference: TL 44326 58137

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