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St Peters College, Master Lodge, Oxford

Description: St Peters College, Master Lodge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245149

OS Grid Reference: SP5109006222
OS Grid Coordinates: 451090, 206222
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7524, -1.2613

Location: 12 New Road, Oxford OX1 2AA

Locality: Oxford
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX1 2AA

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Listing Text

Master Lodge
(Formerly listed as
Oxford Canal Office)
SP 5106 SW 8/431 12.1.54.
Now used by St Peter's College (1949). Built 1827-29, Richard Tawney being
Architect. The South West and North West sides consist of 5-storeyed Headington
Ashlar with a rusticated ground floor, Doric pilasters and moulded cornice
above which is the top storey. Welsh slate hipped roof. 5 sash windows,
on South West side, in plain stone reveals. On the North West is a tetrastyle
Doric portico with a pediment. Above the latter is a relief, sculptured in
Coade stone, of Britannia holding a shield of the arms of the University
impaling the City; in the background are the church of St Mary the Virgin
and the Radcliffe Camera; in the foreground, in front of the latter, is a
barge on a canal (or at a wharf).

Listing NGR: SP5109006222

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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