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The Railings, Piers, Gateway and Screen Wall on the East Side of Principal Court, St Catharines College

A Grade I Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.203 / 52°12'10"N

Longitude: 0.1173 / 0°7'2"E

OS Eastings: 544786

OS Northings: 258198

OS Grid: TL447581

Mapcode National: GBR L79.SK7

Mapcode Global: VHHK2.ZWCK

Entry Name: The Railings, Piers, Gateway and Screen Wall on the East Side of Principal Court, St Catharines College

Listing Date: 26 April 1950

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332213

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47229

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Cambridge

Town: Cambridge

District Council Ward: Newnham

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Cambridge St Botolph

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 10/02/2015


TL 4458 SE 6/281A
942


ST CATHARINE'S COLLEGE,
The railings, piers, gateway and screen wall on the East side of Principal Court

(Formerly listed as The railings, piers, gateway and screen wall on the East side of Principal Court, ST CATHERINE'S COLLEGE)

26.4.50.

I


Circa 1780, the design probably by James Essex. The gateway has 2 ashlar piers with Roman Doric pilasters, these are a modern rebuilding to the original design. The gate is wrought-iron of 2 leaves. The railings on either side are spearhead and stand on a low brick screen wall. The North-east screen wall is brick with stone dressings. The central doorway has architrave and side pilasters. (RCHM).


Listing NGR: TL4478658198

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