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Nos. 1-32 and 35-48 New Square

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: Nos. 1-32 and 35-48 New Square

List entry Number: 1126150



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: 04-Dec-1973

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 47642

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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TL 4558 NW 4/111 TL 4558 NW 5/111A TL 4558 NE 5/111A TL 4558 NE 5/111B TL 4558 NE 5/111C


NEW SQUARE Nos 1 to 4 (consec) Nos 5 to 20 (consec) Nos 21 to 32 (consec) Nos 35 to 48 (consec)

(Formerly listed as: Nos 1 to 4 (consec) Nos 5 to 20 (consec) Nos 21 to 33A (consec) Nos 35 to 48 (consec))


Early C19. 2 storeys; gault brick slate roofs with projecting eaves on small brackets; windows with flat brick arches, most with glazing bars and some retaining shutters; alternating on ground floor with round-headed doorways with plain stone imposts; middle 2 tenements on each side flanked and divided by brick pilasters supporting simple pediment. The square was built over a period of years. The South Terrace circa 1825. The East Terrace in 1834. The North Terrace in 1834-5. The centrepieces of each terrace have slight variations. The interior fittings are good but plain; original staircases and fireplaces. (RCHM 265).

Listing NGR: TL4558758573

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: TL 45587 58573


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