Photo Gallery of Burford Area

Burford is a medieval town on the River Windrush in the Cotswold hills in West Oxfordshire, England. It is often referred to as the 'gateway' to the Cotswolds.

 

The surrounding villages of Asthall, Fordwells, Fulbrook, Signet, Swinbrook, Taynton, Upton and Swinbrook all have a similar Cotswold charm.

The Burford name derives from the Old English words burh meaning fortified town or hilltown and ford, the crossing of a river.  

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The Hill, Burford

The Hill, Burford

Sheep Street, Burford

Sheep Street, Burford

Fulbrook Church

Fulbrook Church

Fulbrook

Fulbrook

Swinbrook

Swinbrook

Swinbrook Ford

Swinbrook Ford

Shilton Ford

Shilton Ford

Asthall in Winter

Asthall in Winter

Asthall

Asthall

Asthall Leigh

Asthall Leigh

Upton Road in Summer

Upton Road in Summer

Upton Road in Winter

Upton Road in Winter

St Oswald's Church, Widford

St Oswald's Church, Widford

River Windrush

River Windrush

Woodland Walk in Bradwell Village

Woodland Walk in Bradwell Village

Shill Brook at Signet

Shill Brook at Signet

Fordwells

Fordwells

Taynton

Taynton

Taynton Church

Taynton Church

Windrush from the Church

Windrush from the Church

Windrush

Windrush

Little Barrington

Little Barrington

Little Barrington Green

Little Barrington Green