The garden facade in 2023
The garden facade in 1880
The entrance facade in 2023
The garden in 2023
Earlier Houses: There was an earlier house on, or near, the site of the current house.
House & Family History: During World War II Swafield Hall was home to the 4th Battalion of Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry.
Title: Burke's & Savills Guide to Country Houses, Volume III: East Anglia
Author: Kenworthy-Browne, John; Reid, Peter; Sayer, Michael; Watkin, David
Year Published: 1981
Reference: pg. 193
Publisher: London: Burke's Peerage
Book Type: Hardback
House Listed: Grade II
Park Listed: Not Listed
Current Seat / Home of: Tim Payne and Boris Konoshenko; here since 2014.
Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSE: William Burgey, 15th century. SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: Captain Robert Blake, 1835-57. Tomas Dolphin, 1857-66; Dolphin family here until circa 1930. James Stanley Knevett Barratt, 1947-55; Barratt family here until 1974. John Gabriel Tahourdin, 1974-84. Brian Victor De Savoie-Carignan De Soissons, 1984-99. John Charles Augustus David Buchan, 2002-12.
Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust
Primary Current Ownership Use: Holiday Rental
House Open to Public: By Appointment
Historic Houses Member: No