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New College, North Range Hall, Kitchen and Chapel, Great Quadrangle

A Grade I Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7543 / 51°45'15"N

Longitude: -1.2515 / 1°15'5"W

OS Eastings: 451763

OS Northings: 206444

OS Grid: SP517064

Mapcode National: GBR 8YY.VTL

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.857H

Entry Name: New College, North Range Hall, Kitchen and Chapel, Great Quadrangle

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200433

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245034

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Holywell

Built-Up Area: Oxford

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

NEW COLLEGE
1.
1485
Great Quadrangle
North Range Hall,
Kitchen and Chapel
SP 5106 SE 9/242E 12,1.54.
I
2.
On the East, it starts on an undercroft (reconstructed in 1722 by William
Townesend). Contains notable early C16 panelling and screen. The roof,
1865, to design of Sir Gilbert Scott, based on the original.
Kitchen to East of Hall. Built circa 1386 with Buttery and Pantry at West
end and staircase turret on North West angle with cellar below. The roof
timbers probably original.
Chapel on the West, with ante-chapel, late C14. Restored by James Wyatt
in 1789-94 and by Sir Gilbert Scott, 1877-81. The sacristy and music room
on North are probably C15 but were restored in 1860. The South exterior
side partly refaced in 1902 and since patched in synthetic stone. Contains
notable contemporary stained glass, reset 1948, and some of C18 and notable
brasses and misericords. The College war memorial on the South wall of
the Ante-Chapel was designed by Charles Holden in 1920 and has lettering
by Eric Gill.


Listing NGR: SP5174406448


This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 30 October 2017.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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