Castles in Oxfordshire


Oxfordshire is a bit short on castles, as you can see by the list below. Some former castles were adapted to life as family homes, so if you don't see a favourite castle listed here, try Historic Houses in Oxfordshire



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British History Quiz

This famous military debacle was immortalized by Alfred, Lord Tennyson, in his poem, The Charge of the Light Brigade



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This Day in British History

12 November, 1035

Death of King Canute

Canute (Cnut), Danish king of England dies, precipitating a struggle for power between Harthacanute, his son by Emma, Harold Harefoot, his son by Aelfgifu, and Leofric of Mercia. Harold was the initial winner, but he died in 1040 and was followed by Harthacanute.

Monarch Mayhem

Whose coronation took place on Christmas Day?



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Witney (Self catering)
The Courtyard Cottage, Witney

The Courtyard Cottage

Large and very comfortable sitting room with wood burning stove and exposed beams. Fully fitted kitchen with dining area. Beamed double bedroom with 6' zip and link bed (twins by …
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Wallingford (Self catering)
Ninea, Wallingford

Ninea

This spacious, detached cottage is in the town of Wallingford in Oxfordshire and sleeps seven people in four bedrooms.
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Aynho (Hotel)
CARTWRIGHT HOTEL

CARTWRIGHT HOTEL

This 16th Century coaching house has been fully refurbished to offer all the modern traveller needs whilst keeping its charm of earlier years. Only 5 minutes from the M40, The … more >>

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Woodstock (Hotel)
Marlborough Hotel

Marlborough Hotel

Marlborough Hotel is a beautiful 14th century coaching inn, situated in the heart of Woodstock, overlooking historical streets. Whilst guests can enjoy the tranquillity of the surroundings they still have … more >>

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