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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

Plus Code: 9C3WQP4P+2C

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: Worcester College, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Jericho and Osney

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 17/12/2018

SP 5006 NE
4/132A

WORCESTER COLLEGE
North Range

12.1.54.

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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 eight windows was built in 1753-1759 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 three windows and the west part of eight windows was built, with the Provost's Lodging further west, in 1773-1776 to the design of Henry Keene. An attic floor was added to the north range in 1926. Major alterations in 1966.

Listing NGR: SP5093706526

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