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Magdalen College School South West Building, Brackley

Description: Magdalen College School South West Building

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 233829

OS Grid Reference: SP5855736940
OS Grid Coordinates: 458557, 236940
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0278, -1.1479

Location: High Street, Brackley, Northamptonshire NN13 7DW

Locality: Brackley
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN13 7DW

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Magdalen College School
south-west building
(formerly listed as
Magdalen College School
[South Range on street])
SP 5836 1/35 22.4.50.
School founded 1548, re-organised 1860. A range facing west consisting of,
in the centre, the remains of a partly rebuilt early structure and, to the right,
work of 1896, the latter with the shield of arms of Magdalen College on it.
The early part,which may date from C16 to C17, consists of a stone stack with
2 diagonally set moulded brick shafts, to the south of which, at eaves level,
is a gable with stone coping, a finial and a 2-light stone mullioned window.
The rest appears to be all C19 (probably between 1870-80 by C.I. Bather, architect,
of Shrewsbury) 2-storeyed coursed rubble with "Tudor" headed stone windows with
square labels.

Listing NGR: SP5855736940

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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