THE MEMORIAL BUILDINGS, ETON COLLEGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1210903
Date first listed:
30-Sep-1969
Date of most recent amendment:
14-May-1973
Statutory Address:
THE MEMORIAL BUILDINGS, ETON COLLEGE

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE MEMORIAL BUILDINGS, ETON COLLEGE

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

District:
Windsor and Maidenhead (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Eton
National Grid Reference:
SU 96594 77921

Details

1. The Memorial Buildings, 1090 Eton College (Formerly listed as The School Hall and Library)

SU 9677 NE 1/45 30.9.69.

II

2. Erected 1905-8 as a Boer War Memorial. Red brick with stone dressings and quoins, the ground floor wholly stone, rusticated. Consists of 2 buildings. The south building has a rectangular front with a large Ionic doorway. Wide stone pilasters above flank a single round-headed window. The outer portions are flanked by pilasters rusticated in stone and brick. Stone balustraded parapet with solid centre portion. The north building is octagonal surmounted by a leaden dome with cupola over. Each wall contains a round-headed window flanked by narrow pilasters. Stepped parapet over surmounted by urns. The 2 buildings contain the Library and the School Hall. Architect: L K Hall.

Listing NGR: SU9659477921

This List entry has been amended to add the source for War Memorials Register. This source was not used in the compilation of this List entry but is added here as a guide for further reading, 27 October 2017.

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
395472
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Register, accessed 27 October 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/41562

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 20 Oct 1999
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