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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: WALLING, RAILINGS AT SHELDONIAN THEATRE AND ORNAMENTAL PIERS FRONTING BROAD STREET

List entry Number: 1369353

Location

WALLING, RAILINGS AT SHELDONIAN THEATRE AND ORNAMENTAL PIERS FRONTING BROAD STREET, BROAD STREET

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: 28-Jun-1972

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 245363

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Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

BROAD STREET 1. 1485 (South Side) Walling, railings at Sheldonian Theatre and ornamental piers fronting Broad Street SP 5106 SW 8/148A SP 5106 SE 9/148A I GV 2. Screen, with ashlar plinth and piers and wrought iron railings. The statues round the north exterior front on Broad Street were replaced in 1868 in Milton Stone and the steps were re-designed in 1949 The screen, and especially the 'Caesars' are at present undergoing restoration (1971). (See also The museum of the History oooff Science).

[Exeter College, The Old Ashmolean Building, The Sheldonian Theatre and The Old Clarendon Building form a group with The Indian Institute, Catte Street.

Listing NGR: SP5149806453

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National Grid Reference: SP 51516 06468

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