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The Jockey Club, Newmarket

Description: The Jockey Club

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 January 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 275680

OS Grid Reference: TL6430663252
OS Grid Coordinates: 564306, 263252
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2429, 0.4051

Location: 85 High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 8JL

Locality: Newmarket
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CB8 8JL

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Listing Text

(including EXNING)

7/121 The Jockey Club


Club headquarters. c1933, by Sir Albert Richardson. In the neo-
Georgian style, 2 storeys. A 5-window main range, deeply
recessed between two wings of 3 windows, canted. Orange brick
with parapets, a moulded limestone band beneath 1st floor
windows. Hipped, plaintiled roofs with chimneys of orange brick.
A prominent central copper-clad rotunda on 8 Doric columns on a
square plinth bearing a clock. Sash windows with flat arches of
gauged brick and small-pane sashes. The central range has a
limestone arcade of 3 arches on the ground floor with enriched
pilasters, cornice and frieze. Attached to the wings along the
front boundary are wrought iron railings with lamp brackets. A
contemporary wing extends to the south-east at the rear.

Listing NGR: TL6430663252

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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