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Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory (Old Chemistry Department)

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7582 / 51°45'29"N

Longitude: -1.2555 / 1°15'19"W

OS Eastings: 451484

OS Northings: 206870

OS Grid: SP514068

Mapcode National: GBR 8YY.MDW

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.624J

Entry Name: Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory (Old Chemistry Department)

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369432

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245724

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

SP 5106 NW,
5/114B;
SP 5106 NE, 6/114B

PARKS ROAD (East Side),
Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory (Old Chemistry Department)

12.01.54.

II

(1) The 1st building was the Abbot's Kitchen built in 1860 to the South
of the Museum, the octagonal design being a copy of the kitchen at Glastonbury
Abbey. It was extended to join the Radcliffe Library in 1901; it is now
an annexe of the Library, the chimneys of Bath stone.
(2) The present main building was constructed in 1878 in Bath stone; it
was extended and reconstructed in 1929.
(The link between this building and the main block of the Museum was
altered completely by Lanchester & Lodge, 1972).


Listing NGR: SP5148406870

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