Greyfriars Church - Oxford, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SUp3rFM & Cruella
N 51° 44.640 W 001° 14.409
30U E 621498 N 5734031
Quick Description: Situated on the Iffley Road in East Oxford, was one of the smallest constituent Halls of the University of Oxford. Greyfriars had undoubtedly one of the most distinctive buildings in Oxford; it is the only flint-stone Norman-style building in Oxford
Location: Southern England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 12/9/2010 6:15:06 AM
Waymark Code: WMA9N3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member BarbershopDru
Views: 9

Long Description:
Cobbles, mostly flint, became a common building material from the Middle Ages onwards in England and a few parts of Northern Europe where they are easily found; this is usually known as "flint architecture" in England.

This is a beautiful example of that architecture.
City, Town, Village Name: Oxford

Building Usage: Church

Architectural style: Normam

Public or Private: Private

Tours Available?: no

Website: [Web Link]

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