Building List of Famous Oxford Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Oxford skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Oxford architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Oxford are included on this list. Information about these Oxford buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Oxford and older historic landmarks.

List includes Blenheim Palace, Andover Public Library Central Library and more.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Oxford?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Oxford. Famous architectural houses within the city of Oxford are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
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Ammadelle is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Oxford Buildings & Structures
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Ammadelle


Ammadelle, in Oxford, Mississippi is an Italianate mansion that was designed by Calvert Vaux, and built by Thomas E. B. Pegues. Final details were incomplete when the American Civil War started, and the missing details were never finished. It is a red brick building with white Italianate trim and ...more

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City/Town: Oxford, Mississippi, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1859

Created By: Calvert Vaux

Style: Italianate architecture

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ARCO Building


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City/Town: Keble College, Oxford campus, England

Opened: Jan 01 1995

Architecture Firm: Rick Mather Architects

Created By: Rick Mather

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Barnaby House


Barnaby House is a historic home in Oxford, Talbot County, Maryland, United States. It is a 1 ยนโ„โ‚‚-story, side-hall / double-pile frame house erected in 1770. It features a steeply pitched wood shingle roof marked by two shed-roofed dormers and a single-story brick-ended kitchen wing. It is one of ...more

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City/Town: Oxford, Maryland, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1770

Style: American Colonial

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Barnard Observatory


Barnard Observatory was a U.S. astronomical observatory owned and operated by University of Mississippi in Oxford, Mississippi. Completed in 1859, it was part of the astronomy focus that chancellor Frederick A.P. Barnard had for the school. Due to the outbreak of the Civil War, though, the purchase ...more

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City/Town: University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1857

Style: Greek Revival

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Bodleian Library is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Oxford Buildings & Structures
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Bodleian Library


The Bodleian Library, the main research library of the University of Oxford, is one of the oldest libraries in Europe, and in Britain is second in size only to the British Library with over 11 million items. Known to Oxford scholars as "Bodley" or simply "the Bod", under the Legal Deposit Libraries ...more

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City/Town: Oxford, England

Opened: Nov 08 1602

Created By: Giles Gilbert Scott

Style: English Gothic architecture

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Central Orphanage


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City/Town: Oxford, North Carolina, USA

Style: Italianate architecture

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Clara Barton Homestead


The Clara Barton Homestead, also known as the Clara Barton Birthplace Museum, is a historic house museum at 60 Clara Barton Road in Oxford, Massachusetts. The museum celebrates the life and activities of Clara Barton, founder of the American Red Cross. She was born in this modest farmhouse, which ...more

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City/Town: Oxford, Massachusetts, USA

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Clarendon Building is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Oxford Buildings & Structures
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The Clarendon Building is an early 18th-century neoclassical building of the University of Oxford. It is in Broad Street, Oxford, England, next to the Bodleian Library and the Sheldonian Theatre and near the centre of the city. It was built between 1711 and 1715 and is now a Grade I listed building ...more

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City/Town: United Kingdom

Created By: Nicholas Hawksmoor

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