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Magdalen College, Cloister, Great Quadrangle, Oxford

Description: Magdalen College, Cloister, Great Quadrangle

Grade: I
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 244980

OS Grid Reference: SP5213806200
OS Grid Coordinates: 452138, 206199
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7521, -1.2461

Location: High Street, Oxford OX1 4AU

Locality: Oxford
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX1 4AU

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Listing Text

Great Quadrangle
SP 5206 SW 10/419J 12.1.54.
Was built 1475, the South side being finished 1490; the West range includes
the old library which has a partly renewed timber roof of probably early
C17. The exterior North front was rebuilt 1823-4 in Bath stone and the
exterior of East and South sides in 1825-27, the architect being James Parkinson.
Parts were refaced in concrete or synthetic stone, in 1946. The South Alley
was re-roofed 1921-2.

Listing NGR: SP5213506190

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Source: English Heritage

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