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Stately Homes and Gardens of England Black Taxi Tour from London
"Start your day being collected from your central London hotel in your own private iconic London taxi. Leaving London head out to the first major stop- Bowood House.Bowood House sits within 100 acres of beautifully landscaped ‘Capability’ Brown Parkland a than at Bowood? Deemed to be one of the finest examples in the country with a flowing mix of plantations and sweeping lawns leading down to a winding mile-long lake. The Bowood landscape has an exceptionally interesting history which will be revealed in which will be displayed in The Orangery of Bowood House. You will explore not only the house but the gardens. See the gardens ablaze with colour from abundant rhododendrons azaleas and marigolds a spectacle not to be missed. Wander the house and view the rooms and wonderful historical memorabilia . The house is a mix of Georgian Architecture and historical treasures such as Queen Victoria's wedding chair and Napoleon's death mask plus a host of other fascinating historical features. Leaving Bowood behind you can now choose your second half of the day. Choose from a visit to one of the following: Blenheim Pal Greys Court
From GBP699.00
 
Stately Homes and Gardens of England Black Taxi Tour from London
"Start your day being collected from your central London hotel in your own private iconic London taxi. Leaving London head out to the first major stop- Bowood House.Bowood House sits within 100 acres of beautifully landscaped ‘Capability’ Brown Parkland a than at Bowood? Deemed to be one of the finest examples in the country with a flowing mix of plantations and sweeping lawns leading down to a winding mile-long lake. The Bowood landscape has an exceptionally interesting history which will be revealed in which will be displayed in The Orangery of Bowood House. You will explore not only the house but the gardens. See the gardens ablaze with colour from abundant rhododendrons azaleas and marigolds a spectacle not to be missed. Wander the house and view the rooms and wonderful historical memorabilia . The house is a mix of Georgian Architecture and historical treasures such as Queen Victoria's wedding chair and Napoleon's death mask plus a host of other fascinating historical features. Leaving Bowood behind you can now choose your second half of the day. Choose from a visit to one of the following: Blenheim Pal Greys Court
From GBP699.00
 
Stately Homes and Gardens of England Black Taxi Tour from London
"Start your day being collected from your central London hotel in your own private iconic London taxi. Leaving London head out to the first major stop- Bowood House.Bowood House sits within 100 acres of beautifully landscaped ‘Capability’ Brown Parkland a than at Bowood? Deemed to be one of the finest examples in the country with a flowing mix of plantations and sweeping lawns leading down to a winding mile-long lake. The Bowood landscape has an exceptionally interesting history which will be revealed in which will be displayed in The Orangery of Bowood House. You will explore not only the house but the gardens. See the gardens ablaze with colour from abundant rhododendrons azaleas and marigolds a spectacle not to be missed. Wander the house and view the rooms and wonderful historical memorabilia . The house is a mix of Georgian Architecture and historical treasures such as Queen Victoria's wedding chair and Napoleon's death mask plus a host of other fascinating historical features. Leaving Bowood behind you can now choose your second half of the day. Choose from a visit to one of the following: Blenheim Pal Greys Court
From GBP699.00

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High Street

Burford's High Street is the main arterial road through the village. While the traffic is horrible and never seems to end, the High Street also has some nice little shops and a few pubs and...
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St. John the Baptist

Burford's church St. John the Baptist is easily visible from almost all places in the village due to its high spire. Built in the late 12th century, the church was often changed over the years, not...
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Sheep Street

No surprise why one of the 'main' streets in Burford is so named! It's a delightful little street off High Street. Most people will come across it as its the location of both The Lamb Inn and Bay Tree...
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Almhouses

At the gates to the church at Church Green, a surprisingly open space is a row of almshouses, erected in 1457 by Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick ("The Kingmaker"). They were renovated in the early...
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Tanfield Tomb, St John the Baptist Church

I'm reluctant to call the Tanfield Tomb the highlight of the church – but love it or hate it, it's certainly one of the most memorable aspects. Garish, ostentatious, creepy come to mind - and it's...
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St John the Baptist Church

This magnificent parish church, sitting on the banks of the River Windrush at the 'bottom' of the hill of High St, dates from around 1175, although much of what we see today is late medieval. Whilst...
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Tolsey Museum

The Museum is found in the old Tolsay – the medieval meeting place for the wealthy wool merchants and where they paid their taxes – approximately half way down the High St at #121.It's a tiny place (2...
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High Street

Looking down High Street, each side is lined with history. Many of the buildings date back to the 15th and 16th century (although many were also given face-lifts and new facades in the Georgian period...
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Tolsey Museum

This tiny 2 room museum occupies the building where the wealthy wool merchants used to hold their meetings. The building is still used for meetings of the town council.The museum is packed with a wide...
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Burford Church

Burford Church is well worth a visit. It was built between the twelfth and fifteenth centuries. The area was particularly wealthy during the fifteenth century as a result of the local wool trade,...
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Cotswold Wildlife Park

Cotswold Wildlife Park is a small(ish) zoo, based at a typical Cotswold manor house. There are zebra and rhino in large paddocks, while the walled garden is now home to penguins, parrots and lemurs...
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Busy & Scenic...

Burford lies about 20 miles west of Oxford; It is a busy town & also regarded as yet another gateway to THE COTSWOLDS !This pedestrian walks are going uphill & as we walk further up, we could see the...
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Busy & Scenic...

Burford lies about 20 miles west of Oxford; It is a busy town & also regarded as yet another gateway to THE COTSWOLDS !This is the pedestrian walks & next to The High Street which is on the right of...
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Busy & Scenic...

Burford lies about 20 miles west of Oxford; It is a busy town & also regarded as yet another gateway to THE COTSWOLDS !I walked further on & more ole buildings caught my sights !Lovely !I want to live...
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Asthall, Burford, OX18 4HW, United Kingdom
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