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Latitude: 52.3076 / 52°18'27"N
Longitude: -0.5941 / 0°35'38"W
OS Eastings: 495946
OS Northings: 268652
OS Grid: SP959686
Mapcode National: GBR DYK.6M7
Mapcode Global: VHFPD.N88B
Entry Name: Chichele College, Perimeter Wall Gateway and Attached Foundations
Listing Date: 17 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1040350
English Heritage Legacy ID: 232335
Location: Higham Ferrers, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN10
District: East Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Higham Ferrers
Built-Up Area: Higham Ferrers
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Higham Ferrers St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
HIGHAM FERRERS COLLEGE STREET
SP9568NE, SP9668NW (West side)
17/36, 18/36 Chichele College, perimeter
wall gateway and attached
Perimeter wall and gateway to Chichele College. c.1422, modified C19 and C20.
Regular coursed and squared coursed limestone. C15 gateway has 2-centred head
and moulded stone surround with decorated spandrels, in western section of wall.
Attached foundations originally formed part of college buildings. The college
was founded by Archbishop Henry Chichele. Forms perimeter wall to Chichele
College with Chichele College, south and east ranges (q.v.) and forms group with
Chichele College, north range (q.v.) and Chichele College, ground of foundations
(q.v.). Chichele College is scheduled as an ancient monument and under the
guardianship of the H.B.M.C.E.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.256).
Listing NGR: SP9594668652
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