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The Queens College, North Range (Including Hall and Chapel)

A Grade I Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7533 / 51°45'11"N

Longitude: -1.2509 / 1°15'3"W

OS Eastings: 451805

OS Northings: 206329

OS Grid: SP518063

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z4.2KR

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.86K8

Entry Name: The Queens College, North Range (Including Hall and Chapel)

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046674

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245091

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

District Council Ward: Holywell

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Mary the Virgin with St Cross with St Peter-in-the-East,

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

THE QUEEN'S COLLEGE
1.
1485
Front Qhadrangle
North Range
(including Hall and Chapel)
SP 5106 SE 9/355A 12.1.54.
I
2.
Consists of the Hall on West, the Chapel on East, with passage-way between
them leading to North Quadrangle. Built 1714-19 by William Townesend. Refaced
in Bath stone 1884; the bell turret and cupola rebuilt in Clipsham stone,
1911. Hall completed 1715. Decoration by Townesend. Chapel finished 1719.
Includes painting (circa 1716) by James Thornhill; medieval glass from old
chapel re-arranged by Joshua Price who added work of his own, 1715-17; other
glass by Abraham van Linge, 1635; screen and reredos by Townesend; C17 lectern.


Listing NGR: SP5180606328

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