"CORNWELL, a parish in the hundred of Chadlington, in the county of Oxford, 2.5 miles W. of Chipping Norton, its post town. The parish is of small extent, and contains only a few scattered houses. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Oxford, value £140, in the patronage of the lord chancellor. The church is an ancient building, with a tower. Miss Penyston is lady of the manor. The principal residence is Cornwell Hall, until recently the seat of the Penyston family." [The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
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