Linton Village College 5604

Linton, England, Cambridgeshire, South Cambridgeshire

Brief Description

Features include a grassed entrance court, a drive and sports pitches.

History

Linton Village College was created in the mid-20th century.

Detailed Description

The Architect's Journal of October 1937 shows a site plan of the college indicating sports pitches in front, a grassed entrance court and at the rear a paved court leading to gardens.

The entrance drive was planted with flowering cherry tress and to the north a row of Lombardy poplars was planted in March 1938. Today the poplars have been removed and replaced by conifers.

Features
  • Drive
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  • College (featured building)
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Linton
History

Detailed History

Linton Village College was opened in 1937 by the Earl of Feversham, Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries.
References

Contributors

  • Cambridgeshire Gardens Trust