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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1284915
English Heritage Legacy ID: 249195
Location: Brightwell-cum-Sotwell, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10
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
BRIGHTWELL CUM SOTWELL THE STREET
SU5890 (North side)
6/37 Sotwell House
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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