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St Catherines College, Music Room

A Grade I Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7554 / 51°45'19"N

Longitude: -1.2452 / 1°14'42"W

OS Eastings: 452196

OS Northings: 206568

OS Grid: SP521065

Mapcode National: GBR 8YY.XPC

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.C4KN

Entry Name: St Catherines College, Music Room

Listing Date: 30 March 1993

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047052

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246013

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

OXFORD MANOR ROAD
OXFORDSHIRE
SP 50 NW
612/24/10018 Music Room at
St Catherine's
College
GV I
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

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