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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: THE QUEENS COLLEGE, NORTH RANGE (INCLUDING HALL AND CHAPEL)

List entry Number: 1046674

Location

THE QUEENS COLLEGE, NORTH RANGE (INCLUDING HALL AND CHAPEL), 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: 245091

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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

THE QUEEN'S COLLEGE 1. 1485 Front Qhadrangle North Range (including Hall and Chapel) SP 5106 SE 9/355A 12.1.54. I 2. Consists of the Hall on West, the Chapel on East, with passage-way between them leading to North Quadrangle. Built 1714-19 by William Townesend. Refaced in Bath stone 1884; the bell turret and cupola rebuilt in Clipsham stone, 1911. Hall completed 1715. Decoration by Townesend. Chapel finished 1719. Includes painting (circa 1716) by James Thornhill; medieval glass from old chapel re-arranged by Joshua Price who added work of his own, 1715-17; other glass by Abraham van Linge, 1635; screen and reredos by Townesend; C17 lectern.

Listing NGR: SP5180606328

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National Grid Reference: SP 51805 06329

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