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The Open University in the East of England


The Open University
12 Hills Road


Cintra House is a five storey office block half a mile from the town centre, and has been occupied by The Open University since August 1979. The front elevation is Victorian and the remainder was re-built in 1978. The building is Grade II listed and situated in a Conservation Area.

Accessible Parking
Accessible Parking
There is one accessible parking space on-site which may be reserved. Please contact R06-Cambridge-Regional-Services in order to check the availability and to make a reservation.
Accessible WC
Accessible WC
Accessible toilets are located on the lower ground and ground floors close to the front and rear entrances. There is a third accessible toilet on the second floor.
Braille Signage
Braille signage is available.
Seating Available
Rest Seating
Seating is available for rest purposes.
Disabled Level Access
Level Access
There is no level access from the street, however, level access is available from the rear car park.

Contact us

Email : Estates-Liaison

Estates Liaison Line:
 +44(0)1908 653286

Main Switchboard
+44(0)1908 274066

The Open University
Geoffrey Crowther Building
Walton Hall

Opening Hours:
08:00-17:30 Monday-Thursday
08:00-17:00 Friday

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