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Description: Chichele College, Perimeter Wall Gateway and Attached Foundations
Date Listed: 17 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 232335
OS Grid Reference: SP9594668652
OS Grid Coordinates: 495946, 268652
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3076, -0.5941
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HIGHAM FERRERS COLLEGE STREET
SP9568NE, SP9668NW (West side)
17/36, 18/36 Chichele College, perimeter
wall gateway and attached
Perimeter wall and gateway to Chichele College. c.1422, modified C19 and C20.
Regular coursed and squared coursed limestone. C15 gateway has 2-centred head
and moulded stone surround with decorated spandrels, in western section of wall.
Attached foundations originally formed part of college buildings. The college
was founded by Archbishop Henry Chichele. Forms perimeter wall to Chichele
College with Chichele College, south and east ranges (q.v.) and forms group with
Chichele College, north range (q.v.) and Chichele College, ground of foundations
(q.v.). Chichele College is scheduled as an ancient monument and under the
guardianship of the H.B.M.C.E.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.256).
Listing NGR: SP9594668652
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Source: English Heritage
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