This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 52.2021 / 52°12'7"N
Longitude: 0.1177 / 0°7'3"E
OS Eastings: 544820
OS Northings: 258098
OS Grid: TL448580
Mapcode National: GBR L79.SPF
Mapcode Global: VHHK3.0X37
Entry Name: Cambridge University Press (Pitt Press) university Press
Listing Date: 26 April 1950
Last Amended: 2 November 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1126282
English Heritage Legacy ID: 47314
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2
District Council Ward: Market
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Cambridge St Botolph
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 4458 SE 6/310 26.4.50.
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings