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Widford Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Swinbrook and Widford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8061 / 51°48'21"N

Longitude: -1.6084 / 1°36'30"W

OS Eastings: 427096

OS Northings: 212013

OS Grid: SP270120

Mapcode National: GBR 5SX.N68

Mapcode Global: VHBZT.2VKT

Entry Name: Widford Manor House

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 21 August 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200748

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253705

Location: Swinbrook and Widford, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Swinbrook and Widford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Asthall with Swinbrook and Widford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

13/147 Widford Manor House
12/09/55 (Formerly listed as Widford

Manor house. Probably early C17, with cross-wing to left dated 1696 to sundial
at ground floor left, with C19 and C20 alterations. Coursed stone rubble;
coursed squared stone to cross-wing; stone slate roof, hipped to cross-wing;
various stone stacks. 2-storey, 5-window range with 2-storey-and-attic, 5-window
cross-wing with 2-bay ends. 6-panel door to right of cross-wing with moulded
stone surround. 3-light stone mullion window to ground floor right of main range
with stone hood mould. 3-light wood mullion windows to ground floor left and
centre of main range with stone hood moulds. Single-light casements to first
floor left and right with stone hood moulds. 2-light stone mullion window with
stone hood mould to first floor right of centre. 2-light wood mullion windows
with stone hood would to first floor left of centre, and to centre. C20 casement
to ground floor left of cross-wing with stone hood mould. Stone cross-window to
first floor right of cross-wing, with stone hood mould. Wood cross-window to
first floor left of cross-wing with stone hood mould. Wood dentil cornice to
cross-wing. Left return: irregular fenestration of stone mullion and stone
mullion and transom windows. Interior: C18 open-well staircase from ground floor
to attic with baluster balustrade and moulded wood handrail. Open fireplace to
ground floor left of centre. Trenched purlin roof.

Listing NGR: SP2709612013

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

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