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Explore England's Past


Behind the Georgian façade is one of the most important medieval houses in Burford.

This impressive late medieval house may have been owned in 1552 by the clothier Edmund Silvester: his descendants certainly owned it in the early 1

Burford parish church, its elegant 15th-century spire visible for miles around, is the town’s earliest and largest communal building. In both size