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: ST JOHNS COLLEGE, THE BEEHIVES

List entry Number: 1278860

Location

ST JOHNS COLLEGE, THE BEEHIVES, ST GILES

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: II

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1993

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 246005

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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

OXFORD OXFORDSHIRE SP 5106 NW ST GILES 612/5/10025 The Beehives, St John's College II Block of student rooms. 1958-60. Michael Powers of Architects' Co-Partnership. Portland stone ashlar cladding; pitched blue slate roofs. 2 storeys plus basement. Plan comprising interlocking hexagons. Saw-tooth elevations to east and west, with blind northerly walls and windows orinted southwards. Large windows with obscured panels beneath. Pointed roofs with crowning spikes to projecting staircase roofs.

Sherwood and Pevsner, Oxfordshire p201.

Listing NGR: SP5126706719

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 201

National Grid Reference: SP 51270 06718

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