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Go Historic ID
627179
Listed Building ID
1331803 view listed building data
Article Title
Fountain in Great Court
Coordinates
52.2069470° N, 0.1168870° E map · aerial
Grid Reference
TL 44746 58636
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Listed Building Description

Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

TRINITY COLLEGE 1. 942 Fountain in Great Court TL 4458 NE 3/299 26.4.50. I 2. Erected in 1602 and repaired in 1716. An outstanding example of the work of the date. Cliffe and Clipsham stone ashlar. Completely rebuilt by Robert Grumbold in 1716, and repaired at several later dates. The main basin has a plinth and solid panelled base from which spring Ionic columns supporting arches, an entablature then ribs crowned by a Royal lion with the Tudor arms. Within the main basin is a stone column supporting two smaller basins. The whole is highly worked and decorative. (RCHM).

Listing NGR: TL4474658636

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Place ID
627179
Title
Fountain in Great Court, Cambridge, England
Date Added
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
May 8, 2022