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Chichele College, Group of Foundations, Higham Ferrers

Description: Chichele College, Group of Foundations

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 232334

OS Grid Reference: SP9599468672
OS Grid Coordinates: 495994, 268672
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3078, -0.5934

Location: College Street, Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire NN10 8DZ

Locality: Higham Ferrers
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN10 8DZ

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Listing Text

SP9568NE, SP9668NW (West side)
17/35, 18/35 Chichele College, group of

Foundations to former college buildings. c.1422. Coursed rubble. Originally
quadrangle plan, south and part of north, east and west ranges remain. Wall
bases originally formed part of north, east and west ranges. The west range
originally contained the hall. Chichele College was founded by Archbishop Henry
Chichele. Chichele College, group of foundations, forms part of a group with
Chichele College south and west ranges and attached foundations (q.v.), Chichele
College north range and attached foundations (q.v.) and Chichele College
perimeter wall and attached foundations (q.v.). Chichele College is scheduled as
an ancient monument and under the guardianship of H.B.M.C.E.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.256).

Listing NGR: SP9599468672

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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