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

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.765 / 51°45'53"N

Longitude: -1.2542 / 1°15'15"W

OS Eastings: 451565

OS Northings: 207629

OS Grid: SP515076

Mapcode National: GBR 8YY.7QJ

Mapcode Global: VHCXN.6WTV

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

Listing Date: 30 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047050

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246007

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: North

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

OXFORD
OXFORDSHIRE
SP 50 NW NORHAM GARDENS
612/24/10027 N and W sides of
Wolfson Quad, inc
Library, rooms &
Lodge at Lady
Margaret Hall
GV II
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

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