Things to see and do - Brading
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Brading Travel guide
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The little village of Brading lies on the Isle of Wight (380 km²) and became a holiday resort after Queen Victoria chose Osborne, to the north, as a country retreat. Visitors are attracted by the mild sunny climate and varied landscape.
Tourist attractions Brading : Things to see and do
St Mary's Church, built in around 1200, has a late 13C bell tower on the west side. The family tombs in the Oglander Chapel are impressive. Of particular note is the tomb of the memorialist, Sir John Oglander (d. 1655), whose recumbant figure is clot..
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Southwest of the village, the remains of a 3C Roman Villa include admirable mosaics in good condition dating from the 4 C, showing figures from classical mythology.