Adderbury House is a stately Grade II listed building built in 1722 for John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester. It has recently been renovated with meticulous care to restore its original features.
The Oxford Magazine takes a look at this exceptional residential and equestrian estate on the edge of the Cotswolds in the Oxfordshire countryside.
The Royal International Air Tattoo has enlisted Feast It to elevate the catering offer at its three-day show in the Cotswolds this summer.
James and Gemma Hooker’s Dan-Wood home successfully secured the Best Off-Site Manufactured Home award for their striking timber-framed home that was delivered on a turnkey basis.
Ewelme Park House is a Lutyens-style property at the South Western end of the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Built using a zero-carbon construction method, which also delivers net-zero energy, Springfield Meadows is considered to be one of the UK’s most sustainable residential property development projects.
By October, the garden looks autumnal. And although the weather can be quite capricious – it’s an Indian summer one day and a frost the next – autumn is a good time for planting.
September may be the start of autumn, and we can see the garden slowing down. But there’s still plenty of late-flowering perennials, climbers and shrubs to keep the garden going.
August is officially the last month of summer, and the garden and vegetable plots are still at their best. Many summer perennials will finish flowering and richly coloured autumn plants will begin taking centre stage.
The garden is in full swing, with many gardens at their peak, along with a vegetable plot that’s full of produce. It’s such a lovely time of the year in the garden, to enjoy the ‘fruits of your labour’.
June is planting time. Days are at their longest – from the dawn chorus to the summer solstice – which gives gardeners the most time in the year to look after and enjoy flourishing gardens.
In splendid contrast to the abundance of historic buildings, Orwell House, named after one of the village’s appreciators, is a sophisticated series of modern spaces seamlessly linked to each other and the landscape.