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Screen Wall and Piers at the Old Ashmolean Building Fronting Broad Street, Oxford

Description: Screen Wall and Piers at the Old Ashmolean Building Fronting Broad Street

Grade: I
Date Listed: 28 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 245361

OS Grid Reference: SP5148806450
OS Grid Coordinates: 451488, 206450
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7544, -1.2555

Location: 27 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AS

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Screen wall and piers
at The Old Ashmolean
fronting Broad Street
SP 5106 SW 8/149A
1860. Milton stone piers with giant heads of the Caesars, wrought iron railings.
Continuation of the Sheldonian screen (q.v.). Due for restoration (1971).

Exeter College, The Old Ashmolean Building, The Sheldonian Theatre and
The Old Clarendon Building form a group with The Indian Institute,
Catte Street.

Listing NGR: SP5148206448

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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