Description: Merton College Stables
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245649
OS Grid Reference: SP5172106124
OS Grid Coordinates: 451721, 206124
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7514, -1.2522
(Merton College Stables)
SP 5l06 SE 9/466 12.1.54.
RCHM 80. Part medieval. 2 storeys of rubble with a Welsh slate roof. The
ground floor, originally stables, has no windows on the South. The 1st floor
has 2 plain modern single-light stone-framed windows and 2 larger wood-framed
openings. Over the coachway on the East is a renewed or modern 2-light stone
mullioned window. Interior. The roof timbers appear to be late medieval
and have tie beams with curved braces. Converted to a "flat" in 1946. (For
drawing of exterior by J C Buckler in 1821, see Bodl MS Don A 3 1 53.
Beam Hall and Nos 3, 4A and 5 form a group with New Block, Corpus Christi
College and Oriel College.
Listing NGR: SP5171806125
Source: English Heritage
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