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Chichele College, Group of Foundations

A Grade II Listed Building in Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3078 / 52°18'28"N

Longitude: -0.5934 / 0°35'36"W

OS Eastings: 495994

OS Northings: 268672

OS Grid: SP959686

Mapcode National: GBR DYK.6SN

Mapcode Global: VHFPD.N8M6

Entry Name: Chichele College, Group of Foundations

Listing Date: 17 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040349

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232334

Location: Higham Ferrers, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN10

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Higham Ferrers

Built-Up Area: Higham Ferrers

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Higham Ferrers St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP9568NE, SP9668NW (West side)
17/35, 18/35 Chichele College, group of

Foundations to former college buildings. c.1422. Coursed rubble. Originally
quadrangle plan, south and part of north, east and west ranges remain. Wall
bases originally formed part of north, east and west ranges. The west range
originally contained the hall. Chichele College was founded by Archbishop Henry
Chichele. Chichele College, group of foundations, forms part of a group with
Chichele College south and west ranges and attached foundations (q.v.), Chichele
College north range and attached foundations (q.v.) and Chichele College
perimeter wall and attached foundations (q.v.). Chichele College is scheduled as
an ancient monument and under the guardianship of H.B.M.C.E.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.256).

Listing NGR: SP9599468672

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