Things to see and do - Abingdon
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Abingdon Travel guide
Abingdon : Michelin's recommendations
The town developed around an abbey founded in the 7C, the sole vestiges of which are the 13C Chequer with its tall chimney, long gallery (about 1500) with its oak-beamed ceiling, and 15C gateway beside the medieval Church of St Nicholas.
Tourist attractions Abingdon : Things to see and do
East St Helen St. GB - Abingdon OX14
The view across the rooftops of Abingdon is dominated by the 15C spire of St Helen's Church, a wide building with 5 side aisles, almost entirely rebuilt in the 15C; note the 14C paintings on the ceiling of the north aisle and the delightful 15C hospi..
Market Place GB - Abingdon OX14
The 17C County Hall is quite interesting, it was designed by Christopher Kempster, who assisted Wren with the construction of the dome of St Paul's Cathedral.
Thames St GB - Abingdon OX14 3JA
Set within an old corn mill with a working waterwheel, this traditional hotel enjoys a tranquil setting on an island between the historically significant Abbey Ruins and the banks of the Thames. Overlooking the River Thames, The Upper Reaches is an ..
Station Road GB - Culham OX14 3BT
The Railway Inn is a traditional pub and restaurant offering delicious home-cooked food and bed and breakfast accommodation. Wi-Fi and parking are free, and the adjacent Culham Rail Station offers excellent access to central London. All of the en su..
Milton Heights GB - Didcot OX14 4TX
4 Appleford Rd GB - Sutton Courtenay OX14 4NQ
A taste of France in Oxfordshire: expect French pictures, French music and charming Gallic service. Robust country cooking offers both French and British classics; ask for wine recommendations. Sit in the lovely garden or conservatory.
Main Rd GB - Fyfield OX13 5LW
Intriguing 15C former chantry house with a cosy open-fired bar, an impressive flag-floored, vaulted dining room, and a pleasant terrace; along with a minstrels' gallery and a secret tunnel. The diverse range of dishes relies on produce from the veget..
Faringdon Rd. GB - Kingston Bagpuize OX13 5BH
Light, airy monochrome restaurant in an 18C manor house; overlooking the croquet lawn and paddocks. Elaborate modern cooking showcases produce from the garden and orchard, and meats are from their livestock. Try the 5 course tasting menu.