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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.


List entry Number: 1200042



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

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

District Type: District 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.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 245018

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MERTON COLLEGE 1. 1485 Fellows' Quadrangle SP 5106 SE 9/480J 12.1.54. I 2. Built 1608-10 in Headington stone, John Acroyd of Halifax being chief mason and Thomas Holt, carpenter. Battlements added 1622. The SCR in West range made 1671; it contains panelling and fireplace of 1680. In North face of South range is a notable centrepiece of the 4 orders. The whole quad partly restored. The interiors contain some C18 panelling. The Kitchen and Buttery are at North end of West range. Alterations 1960-2.

Listing NGR: SP5174106035

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SP 51755 06039


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