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Pomfret Castle Farmhouse, Swerford

Description: Pomfret Castle Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 June 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 251991

OS Grid Reference: SP3665530289
OS Grid Coordinates: 436655, 230289
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9699, -1.4678

Location: A361, Swerford, Oxfordshire OX7 4AR

Locality: Swerford
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 4AR

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Listing Text

SP33SE (South side)
Pomfret Castle Farmhouse


Farmhouse, now house. Late C17. Squared coursed maristone rubble with some
ashlar dressings; Stonesfield-slate and concrete plain-tile roofs with ashlar
gable stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys plus attic. Front has single-storey wing
projecting from the left with a flat-arched entrance in the gable wall. Right
wall of wing has 2 renewed cross windows and a further entrance, near the angle,
with a 6-panel door. All have stone flat arches and projecting keyblocks. Main
range has blocked stair windows, the lower a 2-light stone-mullioned window and,
to extreme right, a blocked doorway, with chamfered surround, and a renewed
cross window at first floor. All gables have stone parapets but main range
continued to right. Rear has a similar blocked doorway, originally opposite that
at the front, and traces of a 4-window arrangement, now mostly blocked. Interior
not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP3665530289

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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