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Sotwell House

A Grade II Listed Building in Brightwell-cum-Sotwell, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.613 / 51°36'46"N

Longitude: -1.159 / 1°9'32"W

OS Eastings: 458328

OS Northings: 190797

OS Grid: SU583907

Mapcode National: GBR 90T.V2V

Mapcode Global: VHCYG.VQMB

Entry Name: Sotwell House

Listing Date: 9 April 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1284915

English Heritage Legacy ID: 249195

Location: Brightwell-cum-Sotwell, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Brightwell-cum-Sotwell

Built-Up Area: Brightwell-cum-Sotwell

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Brightwell cum Sotwell

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BRIGHTWELL CUM SOTWELL THE STREET
SU5890 (North side)
Sotwell
6/37 Sotwell House
09/04/52

II

House. Mid C18 front to probably C17 structure, with C20 addition to right. Grey
brick with red brick dressings; old plain-tile roof with lead ridges, hipped to
right; brick ridge stack to left of centre, brick end stack to right. 2-storey,
4-window range. C20 glazed door with decorative fan to round-arched recessed
opening to right of centre. Tripartite sashes with glazing bars and cambered
brick heads to all openings except 16-pane sash with round-arched top to first
floor right of centre. Flat red brick band and plain parapet to eaves. Interior
noted as having extensive beaming to rear. C20 two-storey, single-window
addition to right. Grey brick with red brick dressings. History: Arthur, Prince
of Wales, is said to have stayed here when his auditor, Robert Court, lived at
Mackney. Moated site.
(V.C.H.: Berkshire, Vol.3, 1923, p.508).


Listing NGR: SU5832890797

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