CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS (PITT PRESS) UNIVERSITY PRESS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1126282

Date first listed: 26-Apr-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 02-Nov-1972

Statutory Address: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS (PITT PRESS), TRUMPINGTON STREET

Statutory Address: UNIVERSITY PRESS, TRUMPINGTON STREET

Map

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UNIVERSITY PRESS
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Location

Statutory Address: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS (PITT PRESS), TRUMPINGTON STREET

Statutory Address: UNIVERSITY PRESS, TRUMPINGTON STREET

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 44820 58098

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

UNIVERSITY PRESS 1. 942 (Trumpington Street) TL 4458 SE 6/310 26.4.50. II 2. Also known as the Pitt Press. 1831. By Edward Blore. In the Gothic style. Ashlar faced, with a central tower rising above the flanking ranges. 3 storeys. 4-centred entrance archway with oriel window over; the hall has a vaulted ceiling with moulded ribs. The wings, the fenestration and the interior were all altered 1934-7 by Murray Easton, and the drip-moulds were removed. Pinnacles and a pierced, embattled parapet, slate mansard roof. (RCHM 22). The University Press has group value with the surrouding buildings.

Listing NGR: TL4482058098

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 47314

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

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

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