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Magdalen Gate House, Oxford

Description: Magdalen Gate House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245504

OS Grid Reference: SP5199106188
OS Grid Coordinates: 451991, 206188
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7520, -1.2482

Location: 1 Rose Lane, Oxford OX1 4DT

Locality: Oxford
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX1 4DT

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 61 (Magdalen Gate House)
SP 5106 SE 9/401 12.1.54.
SP 5206 SW 10/401
Left Hand No I, Rose Lane. House, facing East. Late Cl8. The East elevation
is 3-storeyed ashlar with a pediment, stone bands at lst and 2nd floors and
rusticated quoins; there is a moulded eaves cornice and stone-faced stacks.
5 casement windows in long upright frames and having blind boxes and glazing
bars. In the tympanum of the pediment is a circular lunette. To the South
is a 3-storeyed ashlar extension of lower height. The north elevation has
3 blind windows to each floor and stone bands. Interior includes original
doorcases, chimney-pieces and staircase. (This section is now No 1, Rose

All the listed buildings on the South Side form a group.

Listing NGR: SP5198806185

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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