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Pomfret Castle Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Swerford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9699 / 51°58'11"N

Longitude: -1.4678 / 1°28'4"W

OS Eastings: 436655

OS Northings: 230289

OS Grid: SP366302

Mapcode National: GBR 6SH.FQC

Mapcode Global: VHBZ3.HRW8

Entry Name: Pomfret Castle Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 June 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368207

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251991

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

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 from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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