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Worcester College, North Range, Oxford

Description: Worcester College, North Range

Grade: I
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245208

OS Grid Reference: SP5090506525
OS Grid Coordinates: 450905, 206525
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7551, -1.2639

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

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Listing Text

North Range
SP 5006 NE 4/132A 12.1.54.
On North-East is a range of C15 camerae now converted to Senior Common Room
and rooms. The part East of the central pediment for the width of 8 windows
was built in 1735-59 to design of Dr George Clarke by his trustee in Headington
stone. John Townesend being the mason; the latter seems to have designed
the North elevation, for Clarke left no design for this. The pedimented centrepiece
of 3 windows and the West part of 8 windows was built, with the Provost's
Lodging further West, in 1773-6 to the design of Henry Keene. An attic floor
was added to the North range in 1926. Major alterations in 1966.

Listing NGR: SP5093706526

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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