Church Enstone & The Local Area
Church Enstone is a peaceful and attractive small village, with a blend of period buildings including the 9th century St Kenelm's Church. Neighbouring the larger village of Neat Enstone with it's village store, nursery and primary school and petrol station.
The area is perfect for those wishing to explore the glorious countryside of West Oxfordshire, The Cotswolds & beyond.
The village links with numerous footpaths, bridleways & country lanes, popular with ramblers, cyclists and motorists alike.
Nearby market towns of Chipping Norton, Moreton in Marsh, Stow on the Wold and Stratford Upon Avon offer a choice of shopping and tourist experiences. For those wishing to pursue the former Bicester Shopping Village is a mere 20 minute drive away.
Places to visit
There are plenty of things to see and do in the local area, from Farm and Wildlife Parks, to Historic Houses and Gardens. Some of our favourites include:
- Cotswold Wildlife Park near Burford
- Cogges Farm Park in Witney
- World of Crocodiles in Brize Norton
- Fairytale Farm in Chipping Norton
- Cotswold Farm Park near Guiting Power
all a fun day out for the family however old
are all beautiful places to visit whatever the time of year.
Summer festivals & events
As well as an array of local village and town fates and fairs, Church Enstone is the ideal base for a number of festivals throughout the summer. These include:
- The Cornbury Festival at Great Tew
- Jamie Oliver and Alex James' Big Feastival in Kingham
- The Wilderness Festival in Charlbury
- The Wychwood Festival
- Fairport's Cropredy Convention
Chipping Norton Theatre offers varied performances throughout the year, including arthouse cinema events as well as the highly acclaimed Christmas Panto
A number of other note worthy events take place throughout the year including,
Being in such a rural location provides the perfect opportunity to take part in a number of country pursuits.
are all easily accessible nearby.