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The Queens College, North Range (Including Hall and Chapel), Oxford

Description: The Queens College, North Range (Including Hall and Chapel)

Grade: I
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245091

OS Grid Reference: SP5180506329
OS Grid Coordinates: 451805, 206329
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7533, -1.2509

Location: Queen's Lane, Oxford OX1 3BN

Locality: Oxford
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX1 3BN

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Listing Text

Front Qhadrangle
North Range
(including Hall and Chapel)
SP 5106 SE 9/355A 12.1.54.
Consists of the Hall on West, the Chapel on East, with passage-way between
them leading to North Quadrangle. Built 1714-19 by William Townesend. Refaced
in Bath stone 1884; the bell turret and cupola rebuilt in Clipsham stone,
1911. Hall completed 1715. Decoration by Townesend. Chapel finished 1719.
Includes painting (circa 1716) by James Thornhill; medieval glass from old
chapel re-arranged by Joshua Price who added work of his own, 1715-17; other
glass by Abraham van Linge, 1635; screen and reredos by Townesend; C17 lectern.

Listing NGR: SP5180606328

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Source: English Heritage

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