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Walling, Railings at Sheldonian Theatre and Ornamental Piers Fronting Broad Street, Oxford

Description: Walling, Railings at Sheldonian Theatre and Ornamental Piers Fronting Broad Street

Grade: I
Date Listed: 28 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 245363

OS Grid Reference: SP5151606468
OS Grid Coordinates: 451516, 206468
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7545, -1.2551

Location: 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)
Walling, railings
at Sheldonian Theatre
and ornamental piers
fronting Broad Street
SP 5106 SW 8/148A
SP 5106 SE 9/148A
Screen, with ashlar plinth and piers and wrought iron railings. The statues
round the north exterior front on Broad Street were replaced in 1868 in Milton
Stone and the steps were re-designed in 1949 The screen, and especially
the 'Caesars' are at present undergoing restoration (1971). (See also The
museum of the History oooff Science).

[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: SP5149806453

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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