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University of Oxford, St Cross Building

A Grade II* Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7571 / 51°45'25"N

Longitude: -1.2479 / 1°14'52"W

OS Eastings: 452009

OS Northings: 206758

OS Grid: SP520067

Mapcode National: GBR 8YY.WW6

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.B34B

Entry Name: University of Oxford, St Cross Building

Listing Date: 30 March 1993

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369496

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246015

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Holywell

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Mary the Virgin with St Cross with St Peter-in-the-East,

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 5106 NE
SP 50 NW
612/6/10029 St Cross Building,
612/24/10029 University of
Library and teaching space for Law, English and Statistics.
1961-65. Sir Leslie Martin and Colin St John Wilson. Buff
brick with a raked joint to every third course, black anodised
aluminium; flat roof. Compact, interlocking plan of one to
three storeys comprising three libraries, each of different
sizes and at different levels, each with a double-height top-
lit reading room with ancillary stack space; also lecture
theatre and other teaching space. Central external staircase
rises three storeys with entrances at each level.

L. Martin, Buildings and Ideas 1933-83.

Listing NGR: SP5197206757

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

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