As the name suggests, Wick Farm is surrounded by farmland with three Grade II listed buildings, including a well house built as a folly.
The park is on the edge of a housing estate with access to a range of small shops, including a community centre, a medical centre and excellent bus services to Headington. Access to the centre of Oxford is effortless, with public transportation and road networks allowing for a hassle-free commute.
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Oxford has plenty to offer; amongst its accolades being the world-renowned University of Oxford. It is a cosmopolitan town and a popular residential spot for those looking to enrich their lives with local culture and history.
A blend of ancient and modern style means that it attracts a diversity of tourists, residents and interests. As well as plenty of historic buildings, colleges and museums to visit, there are many local pubs, cafes and restaurants to enjoy and good shopping and theatre.
Punting is a traditional and long practised feature of Oxford, with Thames and Cherwell running through the city. A great deal of the road network allows you to cycle around Oxford or a gentle walk along the river or canal. Picnicking is one of the many parks or meadows alongside the river, which are popular weekend activities.
Surrounding areas of the city include Woodstock and the historic Blenheim Palace, with transportation links to London and places further afield London. The airports are close enough for you to be able to travel abroad when possible, but far enough away that you are not under any loud flight paths.
Oxford is truly an incredible place to live, work and enjoy your retirement.