Senate House Passage, Cambridge: looking east with the Gate of Honour of Gonville and Caius College in the foreground and the Waterhouse Building beyond and the Senate House on the right

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RIBApix ref no RIBA138139
Architect/DesignerCaius, John (1511-1573)
Gibbs, James (1682-1754)
Waterhouse, Alfred (1830-1905)
Artist/PhotographerValinsky, David
CountryUK: England
CityCambridge
Subject Date2020
Image Date2020
ViewTopographical
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceDavid Valinsky 20201112 Cambridge Gonville and Caius Gate of Honour-7
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit David Valinsky / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Gate of Honour is 1573-1575, to the design of John Caius, although who executed it is not precisely known. The Waterhouse building, so named after the architect Alfred Waterhouse was a rebuilding of the earlier 17th century buildings on the site in a neo-Renaissance style in 1868-1870. Just see on the right is the rear of the Senate House (1722-1730) by James Gibbs.

Subject tags

University buildings, gates