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Description: Magdalen College School, Building to South of Chapel of Saints John and James
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 233830
OS Grid Reference: SP5859136958
OS Grid Coordinates: 458591, 236958
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0280, -1.1474
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BRACKLEY HIGH STREET
Magdalen College School,
Building to south of
Chapel of Saints John
SP 5836 1/36 22.4.50.
A building standing back from the road and to the north-east of that mentioned
above, it consists of the remains of a probably C16-17 house which has been
altered and added to. 2-storeyed coursed rubble with Welsh slate roof. The
south gable end has a massive projecting stone stack with stepped Welsh slated
offsets; the north-east end gable has a smaller projecting stone stack and both
have moulded brick shafts. In the west front are modern sash windows, one with
3 C19 Gothic traceried lights. The 1st floor north windows in the west front
are in stone keystoned C18 frames.
(See Jnl. Brit. Arch. Assoc., III (1938), 200).
Listing NGR: SP5859136958
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Source: English Heritage
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