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Sarsden, Oxfordshire

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Sarsden, Oxfordshire

Sarsden is a village within the civil parish of Churchill and Sarsden and is located 3 miles south of Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire. Sarsden House is a country house, rebuilt in 1689 after it was damaged by fire. In 1795 Humphry Repton landscaped the park, adding a serpentine lake and a Doric temple. In about 1825 Repton's son, the architect G.S. Repton, remodelled the house for James Langston. The Church of England parish church of Saint James was rebuilt in 1760. G.S.
DistrictWest Oxfordshire
Post townChipping Norton
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyOxfordshire
OS GridSP2823
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Population83 (2001 census)
 

Other names by which Sarsden, Oxfordshire has been known in the past

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Sarsden, Oxfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Sarsden, par., Oxfordshire, on river Evenlode, 2 miles E. of Chipping Norton, 1431 ac., pop. 156; contains Sarsden House, seat.

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