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About Long Crendon
Long Crendon is a picture postcard village of thatched cottages hung with rich foliage strung out through a myriad of winding leafy lanes. It has a history stretching back to Saxon times, and was mentioned in the Doomsday Book as "Crededone". Throughout the centuries its manor has passed through various hands, until today when the Marquis of Buckingham is lord of the manor of Long Crendon.
The village church of St.Mary the Virgin was built in 1235. It is a fine church, possible best known for its outstanding Dormer monument to Sir John Dormer and his wife who died in 1626.
The rural landscape is watered by the River Thame on which the village stands. Visitors to the village can see the national trust property, The Courthouse, and visit nearby Thame, which is within easy driving distance. The Buckingham Railway Centre lies around twenty miles to the north, and Waddesden Manor NT can be found a short drive away.
This is a delightful village to stroll around, it has an excellent village pub and the usual village amenities.
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The Oxfordshire Hotel & Spa
Thame, Oxfordshire, England (3.3 miles, 5.3 km, direction S)
With a beautiful golf course, luxury spa and stylish modern rooms, The Oxfordshire is just 20 minutes’ drive from Oxford centre. Free parking and free Wi-Fi are also available....
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The Hundred of Ashendon
Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire, England (3.5 miles, 5.7 km, direction N)
Around 10 miles from Aylesbury, The Hundred of Ashendon provides en suite rooms alongside a high-quality restaurant and pub. This attractive village inn offers free parking and Wi-Fi at its pretty Buc...
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Waterstock, Oxfordshire, England (4.8 miles, 7.7 km, direction SW)
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|Haddenham & Thame Parkway Station||(2.5 miles, 4.0 km, direction E)|
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|Princes Risborough Station||(7.8 miles, 12.6 km, direction SE)|
|London Luton Airport||(27.8 miles, 44.8 km, direction E)|
|London Heathrow Airport||(31.5 miles, 50.7 km, direction SE)|
|Long Crendon to London||(41.9 miles, 67.4 km, direction SE)|
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