Places to visit in Faringdon

White Horse Hill

White Horse Hill

White Horse Hill, Uffington Uffington White Horse is the 2nd largest hill figure after the Whipsnade lion and one of seven in the local area. It is the only one to face right. The horse is dated as...

Badbury Hill

Badbury Hill

Badbury Castle, Faringdon Badbury Hill Camp is in shape an irregular circle and overlooks the Vale of the White Horse to the south and a long stretch of low lying ground to the north-west, Thames...

Dragon Hill and Uffington Castle

Dragon Hill and Uffington Castle

Dragon Hill, Uffington Castle & The Manger Dragon Hill is a natural hill, flattened by man, that may once have been connected to White Horse Hill. It could have been the site of a fort...

Kelmscott Manor

Kelmscott Manor

The Cotswold retreat of William Morris Kelmscott Manor Kelmscott Manor was the Cotswold retreat of William Morris and his family, friends and colleagues. When Morris first saw the Manor in 1871, he...

Ashdown House

Ashdown House

Ashdown House Unusual Dutch-style house on the Berkshire Downs. This extraordinary building with a dolls'-house appearance nestles in a beautiful valley on the Berkshire Downs, surrounded by...

Buscot Park

Buscot Park

Buscot Park Buscot Park is the family home of Lord Faringdon, who looks after the property on behalf of the National Trust, as well as the family collection of pictures, furniture, ceramics and...

White Horse Hill

White Horse Hill

White Horse Hill, Uffington Uffington White Horse is the 2nd largest hill figure after the Whipsnade lion and one of seven in the local area. It is the only one to face right. The horse is dated as...

Faringdon Market Place

Faringdon Market Place

Faringdon Market Place The historic market town of Faringdon was given it's charter in 1218 by King Henry III the weekly market exists to this day. The Egyptian statue (bottom right) can be seen...

Badbury Hill

Badbury Hill

Badbury Castle, Faringdon Badbury Hill Camp is in shape an irregular circle and overlooks the Vale of the White Horse to the south and a long stretch of low lying ground to the north-west, Thames...

The Folly Tower

The Folly Tower

Folly Tower, Faringdon Faringdon Hill is east of the town, overlooking the roads to Oxford/Swindon and Stanford in the Vale. It’s top is flattened and almost circular, with a clear view to the North...