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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: 2-17, WILLOW WALK

List entry Number: 1126026



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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Cambridge

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Nov-1972

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 47892

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WILLOW WALK 1. 942 Nos 2 to 17 (consec) TL 4558 NW 4/714 TL 4558 NE 5/714 II 2. 1815-17. Designed and built by Charles Humphrey. A symmetrical terrace with a central pedimented feature over Nos 9 and 10. 2 storeys and basements. Grey gault brick, The pediment is 3 bays wide supported by brick pilasters and has a timber cornice. Nos 2 and 17 also project slightly and have their entrance on the return walls. The other doors are paired in elliptical arches except for Nos 9 and 10. Most of the doors are panelled. 25 windows to the whole frontage, sashes with glazing bars, the ground floor ones at either end set in elliptically headed recesses. Some original interior features. Slate roof. Cast-iron lamp brackets with lanterns on Nos 6 and 13. (RCHM 266). Part of the Doll's Close development see also Maid's Causeway, Short Street and Fair Street.

Listing NGR: TL4552258695

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: TL 45522 58695


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