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Photographer: © Edward Lever (Gallery)Premier Member! Click for more info..(29th August 2019)
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Britwell House, Britwell Salome

Britwell House is a private house available for Weddings etc. Dating from 1728, it is Grade II listed. The house was built for Sir Edward Simeon, a director of the Bank of England. The Obelisk in the grounds was erected by Sir Edward Simeon as a monument to his parents. The Ridgeway National Trail runs above the house (from where this shot was taken, the house is just over a mile away).

A picture of: Britwell Salome ( More pictures of Britwell Salome by Edward Lever )

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Britwell HouseSir Edward SimeonObeliskPevsnerParkBritwell SalomeOxfordshire

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Camera Make: Canon Model: Canon EOS 7D
Exposure Program: Manual, Focal length: 300 mm, Aperture: f 11, ISO: 200, Exposure time: 1/320 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: August 29, 2019, 11:57 am
Exposure Mode: 1,

ImageID:1212305, Image size: 3000 x 2000 pixels


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Comment by poePremier Member! Click for more info..(2nd September 2019)

A fine photo and a stunning view

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Comment by Edward Lever (Photo owner)Premier Member! Click for more info..(2nd September 2019)

Thank you, Chris and Sarah, for your kind comments. Yes, the view can be stunning looking over the Oxfordshire plain from here. If one takes different viewing angle (a few degrees east of this view) it is usually possible to see the 'Dreaming Spires' of Oxford (about 14 miles away), also the TV mast at Beckley and the windmill at Wheatley on a clear day.

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