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Lady Margaret Hall, North and West Sides of Wolfson Quad Including Library, Rooms and Lodge, Oxford

Description: Lady Margaret Hall, North and West Sides of Wolfson Quad Including Library, Rooms and Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 246007

OS Grid Reference: SP5156507629
OS Grid Coordinates: 451565, 207629
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7650, -1.2542

Location: 19 Norham Gardens, Oxford OX2 6QA

Locality: Oxford
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX2 6QA

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Listing Text

612/24/10027 N and W sides of
Wolfson Quad, inc
Library, rooms &
Lodge at Lady
Margaret Hall
Student rooms, library and entrance lodge. 1959-61. Raymond
Erith. Red brick; Portland stone; pantiled roofs, pitched to
eaves. Three to four storeys. Entrance elevation to west
sparsely windowed with central arched entrance set in flat,
simplified Portland stone 'portico' with pediment. White
painted clock tower to roof above. Library in adjoining north
range, with rooms; Library to upper floors marked by
Diocletian windows at top storey level, square-headed windows
below. Ground floor with arched windows treated as blocked
arcade. Internally Library is a galleried space with Tuscan
columns separating the bays at entrance level.

Lucy Archer, Raymond Erith

Listing NGR: SP5161507640

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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