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Latitude: 51.9791 / 51°58'44"N
Longitude: -1.4713 / 1°28'16"W
OS Eastings: 436409
OS Northings: 231310
OS Grid: SP364313
Mapcode National: GBR 6S9.T0M
Mapcode Global: VHBZ3.GJ16
Entry Name: Swerford Park
Listing Date: 8 December 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1369836
English Heritage Legacy ID: 244016
Location: Hook Norton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX7
Civil Parish: Hook Norton
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Hook Norton with Great Rollright and Swerford
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
5/6 Swerford Park
House. C18. Remodelled in 1824-9 by J.M. Gandy. Stucco with 2 stone stacks
on right end. Stucco removed from main front in 1984, revealing limestone
walling. Welsh slate roof stripped at time of re-survey. North front of 3-
bays and 2 storeys plus attic. Central entrance bay of Soanian character with
2 Greek Doric columns in antis supporting a balustraded balcony to the central
room on the first-floor. Side bays have tripartite sash windows. Sash
windows to first-floor and attic storey. 3-storey south elevation is noted
as having two 3-sided, 3-storeyed bay windows. Interior: Hall has pine door-
cases with eared architraves and carved friezes. Contemporary fireplace in
room to left of hall. Noted as having C18 style staircse with mahogany
handrail. Robert Snow Bolton Davis son of Samuel Davis was living in Swerford
Park in 1893.
(Buildings of England : Oxfordshire, 1974, p798).
Listing NGR: SP3640931310
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