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Latitude: 51.9525 / 51°57'8"N
Longitude: -1.276 / 1°16'33"W
OS Eastings: 449853
OS Northings: 228465
OS Grid: SP498284
Mapcode National: GBR 7V8.G7J
Mapcode Global: VHCWV.T6S2
Plus Code: 9C3WXP2F+XJ
Entry Name: Remains of Manor House
Listing Date: 7 December 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1225709
English Heritage Legacy ID: 422203
Location: Somerton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25
Civil Parish: Somerton
Built-Up Area: Somerton
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Somerton
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SOMERTON HEYFORD ROAD
SP42NE (East side)
2/87 Remains of Manor House
Ruin, formerly part of manor house. Early C16. Limestone rubble with ashlar
dressings. A section of wall, approx. 7m long, with quoins at each end,
containing a 4-centre-arched 2-light window with the remains of Perpendicular
tracery within a casement moulding and below a hood mould. The ends of the wall
are probably rebuilt as there are indications of a further window opening to the
south. Noted as forming part of the hall range of the manor house built by
William Fermor. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.
(VCH: Oxfordshire, Vol VI, p290; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p768)
Listing NGR: SP4985328465
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