List entry

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: MERTON COLLEGE, NORTH RANGE, FRONT QUADRANGLE

List entry Number: 1046679

Location

MERTON COLLEGE, NORTH RANGE, 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: 245008

Asset Groupings

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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

MERTON COLLEGE 1. 1485 Front Quadrangle North Range SP 5106 SE 9/480E 12.1.54. I 2. Consists of gatehouses built circa 1418 with a range to East rebuilt in 1590 and a range to West built in 1631. In 1836-41 Edward Blore refaced the gate- tower, the street and West sides in Bath stone. The block to the East of the range was built circa 1300; it was partly rebuilt early in Cl9 but the original roof timbers remain, now exposed in the restoration of 1971.

Listing NGR: SP5173306110

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SP 51735 06111

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