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Worcester College, North Range

A Grade I Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7551 / 51°45'18"N

Longitude: -1.2639 / 1°15'50"W

OS Eastings: 450905

OS Northings: 206525

OS Grid: SP509065

Mapcode National: GBR 7XL.Z4P

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.14PV

Entry Name: Worcester College, North Range

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046605

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245208

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Jericho and Osney

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Barnabas with St Thomas the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

North Range
SP 5006 NE 4/132A 12.1.54.
On North-East is a range of C15 camerae now converted to Senior Common Room
and rooms. The part East of the central pediment for the width of 8 windows
was built in 1735-59 to design of Dr George Clarke by his trustee in Headington
stone. John Townesend being the mason; the latter seems to have designed
the North elevation, for Clarke left no design for this. The pedimented centrepiece
of 3 windows and the West part of 8 windows was built, with the Provost's
Lodging further West, in 1773-6 to the design of Henry Keene. An attic floor
was added to the North range in 1926. Major alterations in 1966.

Listing NGR: SP5093706526

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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