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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: CHICHELE COLLEGE, NORTH RANGE AND ATTACHED FOUNDATIONS

List entry Number: 1371908

Location

CHICHELE COLLEGE, NORTH RANGE AND ATTACHED FOUNDATIONS, COLLEGE STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireEast NorthamptonshireDistrict AuthorityHigham Ferrers

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 17-Jun-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 232333

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History

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Details

HIGHAM FERRERS COLLEGE STREET SP9568NE (West side) 17/34 Chichele College, north range and attached foundations GV I

Former college. c.1422. Squared coursed limestone. Originally quadrangle plan. South and parts of north, east and west ranges remain. Originally 2 storeys. Gable end of north range with remains of return wall has a square-head window opening at ground floor and remains of similar opening to first floor. No interior of this range remains. Chamfered plinth. Attached foundations originally formed part of this range. Chichele College was founded by Archbishop Henry Chichele. Chichele College, north range forms a group with Chichele College south and west ranges and attached foundations (q.v.), Chichele College, group of foundations (q.v.) and Chichele College, perimeter wall gateway and attached foundations (q.v.). Chichele College is scheduled as an ancient monument and is under the guardianship of H.B.M.C.E. (Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.256).

Listing NGR: SP9599468665

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Cherry, B, The Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, (1973), 256

National Grid Reference: SP 95994 68665

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