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Pembroke College Cambridge

Collegiate Architecture in England, UK – with chapel design by architect Sir Christopher Wren

Pembroke College Cambridge Building

Beautiful asymmetric set of courtyards with subtle level changes complete with New Chapel by Christopher Wren in 1665.

Pembroke College – New Chapel
Date built: 1665
Design: Sir Christopher Wren, architect

Pembroke College is one of the prettiest colleges with a small court immediately beyond the entrance.

College building also by famous English architect, Giles Gilbert Scott (1880-1960)

Sir Christopher Wren – Pembroke College Chapel architect

Foundress Court, Pembroke College
Date built: 1997
Design: Eric Parry Architects

Christopher Wren also designed the Chapel at Emmanuel College

Address: Pembroke College, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB2 1RF

Contact Pembroke College: 01223 338 100

Pembroke is home to the first chapel designed by Sir Christopher Wren and is one of the six Cambridge colleges to have educated a British prime minister, in Pembroke’s case William Pitt the Younger. The college library, with a Victorian neo-gothic clock tower, is endowed with an original copy of the first encyclopaedia to contain printed diagrams.

Location: Pembroke College, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB2 1RF, England, UK

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A selection of interesting new architectural developments in this beautiful English city:

The Simon Sainsbury Centre
Design: Stanton Williams, Architects
The Simon Sainsbury Centre
photography © Hufton+Crow

The Simon Sainsbury Centre Building

James Dyson Building at University of Cambridge
Design: Nicholas Hare Architects
James Dyson Building at University of Cambridge
photo © Alan Williams photography

James Dyson Building, University of Cambridge

Combined Colleges Boathouse in Cambridge
Design: R H Partnership Architects
Combined Colleges Boathouse
image from architects

Combined Colleges Boathouse Building

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Cambridge University Department of Architecture Extension
Design: Mole Architects
Cambridge University Department of Architecture on the Pembroke College page
photograph : David Butler
Cambridge University School of Architecture

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