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St Catherines College, Music Room, Oxford

Description: St Catherines College, Music Room

Grade: I
Date Listed: 30 March 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 246013

OS Grid Reference: SP5219606568
OS Grid Coordinates: 452196, 206568
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7554, -1.2452

Location: Oxford OX1 3UJ

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

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Listing Text

SP 50 NW
612/24/10018 Music Room at
St Catherine's
Music room. 1961-66. Arne Jacobsen. Narrow buff sandlime
brick laid in a raking stretcher bond. Flat roof.
Centralized plan, comprising two hexagons laid one inside the
other. Blind vertical walls angled to parts of hexagon. A
vertical break in each side with vertical glazing between the
inner and outer skins.

An integral part of St Catherine's College planned layout.

Architectural Review vol 136, 1964 pp 175-9 and 188-95.

Listing NGR: SP5226706611

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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