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St Johns College, the Beehives

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7568 / 51°45'24"N

Longitude: -1.2586 / 1°15'30"W

OS Eastings: 451270

OS Northings: 206718

OS Grid: SP512067

Mapcode National: GBR 8YY.SQ4

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.43HK

Plus Code: 9C3WQP4R+PH

Entry Name: St Johns College, the Beehives

Listing Date: 30 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1278860

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246005

Location: Carfax, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Carfax

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Description


OXFORD
OXFORDSHIRE
SP 5106 NW ST GILES
612/5/10025 The Beehives,
St John's College
II
Block of student rooms. 1958-60. Michael Powers of
Architects' Co-Partnership. Portland stone ashlar cladding;
pitched blue slate roofs. 2 storeys plus basement. Plan
comprising interlocking hexagons. Saw-tooth elevations to
east and west, with blind northerly walls and windows orinted
southwards. Large windows with obscured panels beneath.
Pointed roofs with crowning spikes to projecting staircase
roofs.

Sherwood and Pevsner, Oxfordshire p201.


Listing NGR: SP5126706719

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