Explore the beautiful gardens surrounding this 17th century country house near Oxford. There are wide lawns, a variety of beautiful flowers, tranquil ponds, classical temples, follies and ornate statues. There are also nice shady woodland paths and meadows with grazing cattle.
The gardens are surrounded by beautiful Oxfordshire countryside with the River Cherwell and the Oxford Canal running past the site. It's a beautiful place and is perfect for a relaxing afternoon stroll in lovely surroundings.
You can extend your walking in the area by picking up the Oxford Canal Walk and heading to Upper And Lower Heyford.
PostcodeOX25 4QU - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations
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Further Information and Other Local Ideas
Head south and you will come to Kirtlington where you can explore the Kirtlington Quarry Nature Reserve. It's an interesting site where the fossils of several species of extinct mammal having been found. The historic Kirklington Park estate is also located in this area.
For more walking ideas in the area see the Oxfordshire Walks page.