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Eton College

A Grade I Listed Building in Eton, Windsor and Maidenhead

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Latitude: 51.4919 / 51°29'31"N

Longitude: -0.6077 / 0°36'27"W

OS Eastings: 496758

OS Northings: 177919

OS Grid: SU967779

Mapcode National: GBR F8D.H5L

Mapcode Global: VHFT8.FR3N

Entry Name: Eton College

Listing Date: 11 April 1950

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1290278

English Heritage Legacy ID: 395470

Location: Eton, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL4

County: Windsor and Maidenhead

Civil Parish: Eton

Built-Up Area: Eton

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Eton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Description

SU 9677 NE 1/3

Eton College

11.4.50.

I

An outstanding group of buildings surrounding two courtyards. Mainly red brick with Bath stone dressings, chapel ashlar.

1441-6: most of School Yard and Green Court, including College Hall (restored 1858) and buttery, Lower School, Headmaster's chambers, etc,; also Provost's house and kitchen.

1449-59: Chapel (restored 1847, '52 and '76) containing C15 wall paintings. Master of Works: Roger Keys. Modern fan vault.

1514-20: Lupton's tower and chapel, Election Hall.

1689-91: Upper School, headmaster's room and school office. Architect:? Sir Christopher Wren. L.H. Four-window section destroyed by bomb, now rebuilt.

1714: Brewhouse and bakehouse.

1726-9: Library and South arcade.

1758-66: second storey of Green Court, drawing room wing of Provost's house.

Listing NGR: SU9648678220

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