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A sought-after rural county to call home, Oxfordshire is well placed to the west of London with excellent commuter connections. As well as the attractions of its capital city, and university giant, Oxford, the county also borders other beautiful southern locations such as Gloucestershire – making this an ideal allrounder new-home base with so much to see and do. 


Buying a new build in Oxfordshire

A sustainable choice, new-build homes also save you time and money. Providing you with high energy efficiency, new builds are easy to heat in the colder months. Giving you more freedom to explore everything Oxfordshire has to offer.

Living in Oxfordshire

Well connected

For travel by car, the M40 crosses the country from north to south, and the A40 from east to west. The M4 is also just below the county border, passing through West Berkshire, which gives you access to Greater London. 

A good location for commuters, Oxford to London by train takes only an hour, plus you have local stations dotted throughout the county.

Oxford: a landmark of history and modern education

Home to one half of the education giant that is Oxbridge, the county is famous for its county capital, the university city of Oxford. 

Settled in the heart of the county, the city revolves around the ancient university which was founded in the 8th century and is characterised by its beautiful architecture. 

Always a delight, a visit to this historical-landmark location is a feast for the eyes, with its spire and tower-lined skyline and impressive history.

Nature and the beauty of tradition

Shared with neighbouring Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire includes the much-loved Cotswolds. In the east, you also have the Chiltern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, plus the River Thames meanders through Abingdon in the south. 

For grand days out, visits to stately homes such as Blenheim Palace are perfect for   all the family. 

Start your new build journey

Choosing your new home is one of the biggest decisions in life. Our mission is to make that journey easy and your dream home a reality. To take that next step, chat to our team today.

To explore more locations in Oxfordshire, browse our other new-build homes and developments below, including Wantage, Didcot and more…