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North Leigh Roman Villa

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East End, Witney, England
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Amazing Mosaic !

We visited on a warm day and enjoyed the half mile uneven walk from the nearest parking place.The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
juntemada
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London, United Kingdom
Worthwhile

It takes a bit of a walk to get to the remains, and I got caught in a shower. However, the above... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
KevinSadler2364
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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East End, Witney, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a warm day and enjoyed the half mile uneven walk from the nearest parking place.The extensive site is quiet and generally levelled, with only the outlines of the former structures visible above ground height. Exception is the building housing the treasured mosaic...More

Thank juntemada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It takes a bit of a walk to get to the remains, and I got caught in a shower. However, the above ground remains are well preserved, and the mosaique floor in the shed is simple superb.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Just park the car on side of road and walk about 10-15 minutes to this historic site. Beautiful surrounding green countryside.

Thank 542dawn
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Interesting boards explaining about the villa. It was a shame the focal point, a mosaic floor, was closed.

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Great and easy to see, free and some great walks in the local area, Kids love the fact they can explore without restrictions.

Thank Garryh92
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We decided to visit this out of the way villa on our way home from the Cotswolds and weren't disappointed. We missed the lay-by first of all and had to turn round. Then there is a 500 metre walk down a farm track to the...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I spent a lovely morning at this roman villa archeological site. The foundation structures are very interesting and show everything one learns from books at school. The mosaic is really amazing. The area is so peaceful with the exception of a military helicopter disturbing the...More

Thank Miobeda
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Cold but sunny weather met us on our visit to the largest Roman-British villa in Britain. Even so, this our second visit was just as interesting as our first. This villa is only half uncovered and you can see why as the wear of feet...More

Thank Robin O
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

1700 hundred year old remains of what was a huge villa. It amazes me whenever I encounter anything Roman (what did they ever do for us?!). Immaculately preserved mosaic here too, complete with swastika patterning! It's a bit of a walk from the road and...More

Thank Matt K
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This is somewhere I have visited dozens of times as we live close but TA said they needed more reviews! The site is free to access and requires a ten minute stroll down a farm Lane. The remaining foundations and walls show you the full...More

Thank GJJ09
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