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

A vicarage house stood on part of this site from the Middle Ages, and a surviving medieval range at the rear may be part of it.

Timber-framed and set on octagonal stone columns, the Tolsey is typical of a broad range of market houses, town halls, and moot- or guildhalls foun

Burford saw an early Baptist presence.

Until 1968–9 this was stabling for The Great House.

The buildings along Burford's main streets reflect the town's varied social character, which included gentry and professionals as well as shopkeepe

In 1652 a house here was owned by William Elston and held by William Haynes; by 1685 the owner was William Lenthall esquire (of The Priory), and th

This rubblestone façade would once have been rendered: most of the window surrounds have been pecked to allow render to adhere properly, in an 18th

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The double-gabled smooth stone frontage of c.1903 conceals remains of another medieval house.

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