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Swinford Bridge (That Part in Cumnor), Cumnor

Description: Swinford Bridge (That Part in Cumnor)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 February 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 249730

OS Grid Reference: SP4430708608
OS Grid Coordinates: 444307, 208608
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7744, -1.3592

Location: Oxford Road, Cumnor, Oxfordshire OX29 4BX

Locality: Cumnor
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX29 4BX

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Swinford Bridge, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

Explore more of the area around Cumnor, Oxfordshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

SP40NW (East side)
2/55 Swinford Bridge (that part in
09/02/66 Cumnor C.P.)
(Formerly listed as Swinford
Bridge. 1767 for Earl of Abingdon, possibly by Sir Robert Taylor. Limestone.
Centre 3 bays of ashlar with long raised voussoirs to arches and raised quoins:
modillion cornice beneath balustraded parapet: broached cutwaters between each
archway. Outer bays of coursed and dressed limestone with round arches, plain
string course and ashlar parapet.
(E. de Villiers, Swinford Bridge, 1767-1969, 1969).

Listing NGR: SP4430708608

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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