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Tel code: 01993 | code search
Postcode: OX18 | code search
Population: 270
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Folk Customs:
Boars Head Feast
Hunting the Mallard
Magdalen College Oxford Outdoor Sermon
Needle and Thread Ceremony
The Bampton Morris

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The Vines Hotel and Restaurant
"Attractive building, which was about all that was good about the place. The shower didnt work properly, and when it did the pressure was terrible. The bed had been ..." More

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Black Bourton is a village and civil parish in the West Oxfordshire district, near to Bampton and Carterton. St. Mary's Church in Black Bourton was built in the 12th century and has fine Norman architecture and picturesquely faded 13th-century murals which were whitewashed over after the Reformation until1866 when they were uncovered, only to be whitewashed over again until 1932. The church also has tombs dedicated to the Hungerford family. They, and the major landowners who followed them, used to live in a large manor house with a swan pool which was eventually demolished in the 1930s with only little evidence of it remaining today. Castle Vineyard is a thriving vineyard in Black Bourton producing nine different wines. Visitors are welcome but it’s best to phone in advance The painter William Turner was born in Black Bourton in 1789. Black Bourton has an active village association which puts on different events annually. 3 miles away is Carterton, one of Oxfordshire’s newest towns. Carterton grew rapidly as the result of its proximity to the Royal Air Force base at Brize Norton. The town has a modern centre and many amenities including a leisure centre. The large Thursday Market is well-known throughout the area.

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The Vines Hotel and Restaurant (1.79 miles)

The Vines Hotel and Restaurant

Set in the picturesque village of Black Bourton near Burford, “The Vines” has long been acclaimed for its fine dining in elegant surroundings. It is an ideal location for those on business in ... More | visit website

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The Coach House (1.79 miles)

The Coach House

A beautifully converted Cotswold stone stable block on the edge of the Oxfordshire village of Bampton, The Coach House has three extremely elegant en-suite rooms. Equipped with great attention to detail they have Egyptian cotton ... More | visit website

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Chilli Pepper (2.16 miles)

Chilli Pepper
Chilli Pepper is located in the beautiful Cotswold village close to many attractions. horse ridding, polo, Cotswold wild life park, Darcy Dolton way, many more walks near by, cycling.
25 minutes from Oxford or Cheltenham.
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Plough Inn (3.82 miles)

Plough Inn
The Plough Inn in Kelmscott at the end of the 17th century. It was originally a watering hole for famous artist William Morris and through the years encumbranced a village shop and bakery, with bread ovens ... More | visit website
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Plough Inn at Kelmscott (3.82 miles)

Plough Inn at Kelmscott
The Plough at Kelmscott is the type of Cotswold pub that people dream of finding, and offers just about everything that you are likely to need. It was built in 1631 and is tucked away ... More | visit website
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The Trout Inn at Tadpole Bridge (4.08 miles)

The Trout Inn at Tadpole Bridge
It’s not a very well known fact that the source of the River Thames is in the Cotswolds. As the river slowly flows on to London, it leads through some of the most beautiful and ... More | visit website
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Witney Four Pillars Hotel (4.97 miles)

Witney Four Pillars Hotel

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Built in the old Cotswold style, the hotel offers all modern facilities and is ideally situated 10 miles from Oxford and 7 miles from Burford.
The hotel prides itself on its charming ... More

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Swan Inn (5.00 miles)

Swan Inn
If you try and imagine the most beautiful English Country Pub you could do no better than The Swan at Swinbrook. Two miles east of Burford by a bridge on the River Windrush rest this ... More | visit website
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Mill and Old Swan (5.00 miles)

Mill and Old Swan

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Set in 60 acres of grounds near Oxford, on the banks of the River Windrush, the Mill and Old Swan is the perfect setting in which to relax and offers ... More

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Burford Lodge Hotel & Restaurant (5.03 miles)

Burford Lodge Hotel & Restaurant

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Reminiscent of its beginnings as an elegant country residence, this Victorian hotel has undergone a remarkable refurbishment. Chosen for leisure, business or romance; Owners Graham and Paula Cox have taken ... More

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