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Claimed to be the oldest inhabited village in Britain

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Interesting & Historical Facts about Thatcham

Thatcham in Berkshire is claimed to be the oldest town in Britain, with evidence that people settled there during the Mesolithic Age (10,000BC - 4,000BC).

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St. Mary the Virgin Church, Reading

Reading (190 Pictures)

(13.0 miles, 21.0 km, direction E)

This town lies on the extremities of the Berkshire Downs and the Chiltern Hills at a point where the waters of the rivers Thames and Kennet meet making the River Thames a major river for the rest of its journey to the sea...

Sunset over King's Manor

East Hendred (61 Pictures)

(13.4 miles, 21.6 km, direction N)

East Hendred is one of the spring line villages nestling just below the Downs in the Vale of the White Horse, Oxfordshire...

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Sonning on Thames (13 Pictures)

(16.0 miles, 25.8 km, direction E)

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Cottage in Nettlebed, seen in 'Midsomer Murders' detective series

Nettlebed (7 Pictures)

(16.6 miles, 26.8 km, direction NE)

Nettlebed is a lovely English village in the heart of rural Oxfordshire...

Amazing thatched buildings

Clifton Hampden (22 Pictures)

(17.6 miles, 28.3 km, direction N)

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Donnington Castle

Donnington Castle (13 Pictures)

(3.3 miles, 5.3 km, direction W)

A mile north of Newbury. Built in the late 14th century as a fortified residence at the top of a hill, overlooking the River.....

Highclere Castle, Hampshire. Front Side

Highclere Castle (32 Pictures)

(6.6 miles, 10.6 km, direction SW)

This was once a rather plain building until Sir Charles Barry turned it into the matchless beauty we see today. A place of rare.....

The Vyne Estate, Basingstoke, Hampshire

The Vyne (17 Pictures)

(10.5 miles, 16.8 km, direction SE)

This house stands on a spot where once there may have been a Roman inn or villa. The name means "house of wine" which is a very.....

A picture of Champs Chapel Museum

Champs Chapel Museum (3 Pictures)

(13.5 miles, 21.8 km, direction N)

Displays of Hendred's Millenium history housed in a Grade one Listed ex-Carthusian Chapel (15th Century)...

Wellington Country Park, Hampshire

Wellington Country Park (1 Pictures)

(14.0 miles, 22.6 km, direction E)


A picture of Crofton Beam Engines

Crofton Beam Engines (2 Pictures)

(15.7 miles, 25.2 km, direction W)


A picture of Nuffield Place

Nuffield Place (2 Pictures)

(16.3 miles, 26.2 km, direction NE)

Nuffield Place is the former home (1933-63) of Lord Nuffield who was the founder of Morris Motors. The house is a rare survival.....

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The Swan by Marston's Inns in Newbury, Berkshire, England3 stars

The Swan by Marston's Inns

Newbury, Berkshire, England (1.2 miles, 2.0 km, direction SE)
Located 3 minutes' walk from Thatcham Rail Station, in the county of Berkshire, The Swan by Marstons Inns provides en suite accommodation, free Wi-Fi, a bar and a restaurant. The property is situated ...
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Newbury Manor in Newbury, Berkshire, England4 stars

Newbury Manor

Newbury, Berkshire, England (1.5 miles, 2.4 km, direction W)
Surrounded by 9 acres of woodland and rivers, the Grade II listed Newbury Manor Hotel is just 15 minutes’ walk from Newbury town centre. It offers an award-winning restaurant and free Wi-Fi....
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Berkshire Arms by Good Night Inns in Midgham, Berkshire, England3 stars

Berkshire Arms by Good Night Inns

Midgham, Berkshire, England (2.3 miles, 3.8 km, direction E)
Within easy reach of the M4, Berkshire Arms by Good Night Inns is 8 km from Newbury town centre and Newbury Racecourse. Thatcham Train Station is 1 km away. The Berkshire Arms started life as a Farmh...
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The Elephant at the Market in Newbury, Berkshire, England3 stars

The Elephant at the Market

Newbury, Berkshire, England (2.5 miles, 3.9 km, direction W)
Centrally located in historic Newbury, The Elephant at the Market is just 6 minutes’ walk from Newbury Train Station, and offers en suite rooms with free WiFi....
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Champlains Reach @ PSA in Newbury, Berkshire, England4 stars

Champlains Reach @ PSA

Newbury, Berkshire, England (2.5 miles, 4.0 km, direction W)
Located in Newbury, the Champlains Reach @ PSA offers self-catering accommodation with free WiFi access. The property is just 1 km from Newbury Racecourse and less than 2 km from Donnington Grove Coun...
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The Old Police Station in Newbury, Berkshire, England

The Old Police Station

Newbury, Berkshire, England (2.5 miles, 4.1 km, direction W)
Offering a garden, The Old Police Station offers accommodation in Newbury. Oxford is 39 km away. Free private parking is available on site. All units feature a dining area and a seating area with a s...
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Butterfield House in Newbury, Berkshire, England

Butterfield House

Newbury, Berkshire, England (2.6 miles, 4.1 km, direction W)
Located in Newbury, 7 minutes’ walk from the train station, Butterfield House offers modern self-catering accommodation with free WiFi and free parking. The property is 1 mile from Newbury Racecours...
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Nearby travel help

Thatcham Station(1.2 miles, 2.0 km, direction SE)
Newbury Racecourse Station(1.9 miles, 3.1 km, direction W)
M4 Junction 13(3.8 miles, 6.1 km, direction NW)
M4 Junction 12(9.0 miles, 14.5 km, direction E)
Southampton Airport(31.7 miles, 51.0 km, direction S)
London Heathrow Airport(35.6 miles, 57.2 km, direction E)
Thatcham to London(49.7 miles, 80.0 km, direction E)