TL3960 : Church of St Mary Magdalene, Madingley

taken 23 years ago, near to Madingley, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain

Church of St Mary Magdalene, Madingley
Church of St Mary Magdalene, Madingley
The church is within the grounds of Madingley Hall. Dating back to the C13th with subsequent additions & restorations, it is Grade II* listed, see: LinkExternal link
Madingley Hall

Madingley Hall is a mid C16th manor house considerably rebuilt in the C18th in the Jacobean style. In 1756 the formal gardens were swept away by Lancelot 'Capability' Brown & the grounds landscaped in the then-fashionable style. In 1861 the Hall was used briefly by the Prince of Wales (later Edward VII) while he was studying at the University. There are tales of him being seen walking the local lanes and footpaths. In 1948 the Hall and grounds were acquired by the University of Cambridge, and it is now home to the University’s Institute of Continuing Education, and also used for conferences and as a wedding venue. Grade I listed.

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TL3960, 172 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
August 1998   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 27 November, 2020
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Religious sites 
Place (from Tags)
Madingley 
Primary Subject of Photo
Church 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 3949 6033 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:13.4111N 0:2.4420E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 3952 6037
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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