Retire in Oxfordshire for beautiful countryside and historic city sights
With our retirement homes in Oxfordshire, you’ll enjoy a retirement lifestyle amongst sprawling rural countryside, charming Cotswold villages, and the jewel of the county; the city of Oxford. Oxford is of course home to the eponymous, world-renowned university, as well as striking architecture, historical landmarks, unique markets and the best museums in the UK.
Things to do in Oxfordshire
There’s so much to enjoy in and around the county, but if you’re not familiar with the local area, here are just a few of the activities you can enjoy.
The city of Oxford is one of the most famous cities in the UK, and arguably in the world, and is well worth the time to explore and enjoy. Best known for the University of the Same Name, visitors are wowed by the cities striking gothic architecture, its impressive 1,500 listed buildings from every major period of British architectural history, and its wide range of shopping and leisure centres.
The Cotswolds cover a vast area of natural beauty, historic sites, and attractions that make for a memorable visit during your retirement. See thatched cottages, ancient landscapes and picturesque villages featured in TV shows like Downton Abbey; or simply enjoy the UK’s second largest protected landscape for its ancient woodlands and rewarding country walks.
Oxfordshire is home to the town of Bicester, which is itself home to one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country: Bicester Village. A luxury outlet shopping mall on the outskirts of the town, Bicester Village is home to hundreds of boutique brands and retailers, making it one of the most complete shopping destinations in the country, and perfect for a retirement day out.
Oxfordshire is also home to a wide variety of historical places of interest; in the north of the County lies Blenheim Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage site in Woodstock and birthplace of Winston Churchill, and in the south you can find Stonor Park, voted in the top ten stately homes in all of the UK, among others.
Your Oxfordshire Retirement Home
All of our Oxfordshire retirement homes will provide you with everything you need to enjoy your retirement. Whether you’re socialising with the other residents in the communal Owners’ Lounge or relaxing with a good book in the gardens, you’ll always feel at home with one of our apartments.
The facilities are second to none, and your dedicated Lodge Manager means there’s always a familiar face nearby to answer any questions you may have. You’ll be located close to shops, doctor’s surgeries, banks, bakers, butchers and all of the other conveniences you would expect to find in a county like Oxfordshire. Click below to view list of available apartments, flats and homes for sale.
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To find out more about our retirement developments in the nearby area, you can view the individual properties, or contact our friendly team to have a discussion about your specific requirements.
News & Lifestyle in Oxfordshire
Churchill Retirement Living has given a warm welcome to its first new owners at Marlborough Lodge in Kidlington, where a thriving community is starting to take shape.
Sally Field is delighted to see her dad Keith enjoying a new lease of life in his apartment at Churchill’s Albert Lodge development on Ock Street, where he moved recently to enjoy a low maintenance, independent lifestyle.
Churchill Retirement Living has launched a competition for local people to name its new development which will soon see the regeneration of the long-term vacant former petrol station on Foxhall Road.