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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: SWINFORD BRIDGE (THAT PART IN CUMNOR)

List entry Number: 1284764

Location

SWINFORD BRIDGE (THAT PART IN CUMNOR), OXFORD ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireVale of White HorseDistrict AuthorityCumnor

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 09-Feb-1966

Date of most recent amendment: 24-Jun-1987

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 249730

Asset Groupings

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

CUMNOR OXFORD ROAD SP40NW (East side) Swinford 2/55 Swinford Bridge (that part in 09/02/66 Cumnor C.P.) (Formerly listed as Swinford Bridge) GV II* Bridge. 1767 for Earl of Abingdon, possibly by Sir Robert Taylor. Limestone. Centre 3 bays of ashlar with long raised voussoirs to arches and raised quoins: modillion cornice beneath balustraded parapet: broached cutwaters between each archway. Outer bays of coursed and dressed limestone with round arches, plain string course and ashlar parapet. (E. de Villiers, Swinford Bridge, 1767-1969, 1969).

Listing NGR: SP4430708608

Selected Sources

Books and journals
De Villiers, E, Swinford Bridge 1769-1969, (1969)

National Grid Reference: SP 44307 08608

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