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Church House

A Grade II Listed Building in Swerford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9777 / 51°58'39"N

Longitude: -1.4563 / 1°27'22"W

OS Eastings: 437438

OS Northings: 231170

OS Grid: SP374311

Mapcode National: GBR 6S9.YDQ

Mapcode Global: VHBZ3.PKY6

Entry Name: Church House

Listing Date: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052479

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251995

Location: Swerford, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Swerford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hook Norton with Great Rollright and Swerford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SWERFORD BETWEEN TOWNS
SP3731
9/179 Church House

- II
School house and schoolroom, now house. Early C18. Coursed squared marlstone
with ashlar dressings; concrete plain-tile roofs with rendered gable stack.
L-plan house with adjoining hall. 2 storeys. Symmetrical front of house has a
central 4-panel door between 2-light casements and has a 3-light casement at
first floor, all with chamfered stone surrounds and projecting keyblocks; lower
keyblocks rise to a horizontal string. Roof has gable parapets with a stack to
right and the stump of a bellcote to left. Small single-storey hall, now part of
house, adjoins to left, breaking forward with a further chamfered doorway in its
right return wall. Front gable wall has a 3-light stone mullioned-and-transomed
window with label and lattice glazing which may be a late C19 alteration. Rear
wing of house has leaded casements. Interior: house has a stop-chamfered beam
and a large blocked fireplace.


Listing NGR: SP3743831170

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