Gidleigh House

“Care and great attention to detail from a natural and friendly host” - AA Inspector

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WHEATLEY, OXFORDSHIRE

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Our Inspector's View

You are assured of a warm, personal welcome at this modern home which is located on a private road in a quiet village just 10 minutes from Oxford city centre and has easy access to the M40. The two en suite rooms are spacious, very comfortable and equipped with thoughtful extras. Relax over a newspaper in the conservatory at the family-style table while your breakfast is freshly prepared.

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4 Gold Star Award: Premier Collection
Gidleigh House
27 Old London Road, WHEATLEY, OXFORDSHIRE, OX33 1YW
Phone : 01865 875150

Features

Rooms
  • Rooms 2
  • Family bedrooms: 2
Facilities
  • Lounge with TV
  • Open parking
Weddings
  • Maximum number of guests: f

About The area

Discover Oxfordshire

Located at the heart of England, Oxfordshire enjoys a rich heritage and surprisingly varied scenery. Its landscape encompasses open chalk downland and glorious beechwoods, picturesque rivers and attractive villages set in peaceful farmland. The countryside in the northwest of Oxfordshire seems isolated by comparison, more redolent of the north of England, with its broad views, undulating landscape and dry-stone walls. The sleepy backwaters of Abingdon, Wallingford, Wantage, Watlington and Witney reveal how Oxfordshire’s old towns evolved over the centuries, while Oxford’s imposing streets reflect the beauty and elegance of ‘that sweet city with her dreaming spires.’ Fans of the fictional sleuth Inspector Morse will recognise many Oxford landmarks described in the books and used in the television series.

The county demonstrates how the strong influence of humans has shaped this part of England over the centuries. The Romans built villas in the pretty river valleys that thread their way through Oxfordshire, the Saxons constructed royal palaces here, and the Normans left an impressive legacy of castles and churches. The philanthropic wool merchants made their mark too, and many of their fine buildings serve as a long-lasting testimony to what they did for the good of the local community.

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