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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ST JOHNS COLLEGE, NORTH RANGE INCLUDING CHAPEL AND HALL

List entry Number: 1046649

Location

ST JOHNS COLLEGE, NORTH RANGE INCLUDING CHAPEL AND HALL, FRONT QUADRANGLE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireOxfordDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 12-Jan-1954

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 245128

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. ST JOHN'S COLLEGE 1485 Front Quadrangle North Range including Chapel and Hall SP 5106 NW 5/525D 12.1.54. I 2. The Hall on West, the Chapel on East, with passageway between them. Buttery and Kitchen on North-West of hall. Chapel consecrated 1550. The Baylie chapel added on North-East angle, 1662-9, refitted 1949. The whole remodelled by Edward Blore, 1843. Hall's East part built 1502 and West bay added 16l6. The stone screen, 1743, designed by James Gibbs and built by William Townesend, was set back to West in 1935. Chimneypiece (by William Townesend) 1731 at cost of John Preston. Panelling, 1744. Ceiling, 1730. West part. Built C15 with cellar below which is probably that of previous hall of St Bernard's College, 1437. Room above Buttery, now gallery of Hall, has C18 panelling.

Listing NGR: SP5125806662

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 34 Oxfordshire

National Grid Reference: SP 51260 06664

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