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in the county of Worcestershire

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About Evesham

Particularly beautiful in the early spring when it is a mass of blossom, Evesham stands proudly on the river Avon right at the heart of a famous fruit and vegetable region known fondly as the ' Vale of Evesham '.

Historically, Simon-de-Montfort was slain here in the Battle of Evesham which was fought in 1265. A cross was errected in him memory.

The Almonry is a 14th - 16th century house sited in Vine Street, now contains a museum in which there are many relics of the past to view and admire. The abbey ruins include a fine bell tower and a half timbered gateway errected on an original Norman base. The town has two fine churches, All Saints with it's beautiful Lichfield chantry and the church of St. Lawrence, both of which are well worth a visit.

With its historic past to one side Evesham is very much a town of our times with a smart parade of shops and a couple of small shopping precincts all in the centre of the town. There is a busy indoor market (open tuesday, thursday, friday and saturday) a couple of good Antique shops and a wide choice of pubs. It is worth noting that from late April through to almost the end of June people travel from miles around to sample the local Asparagus that is famously grown throughout this rich fertile area and served in well known Inns quite simply as ' A round of Gras ' with Granary bread and butter - delicious!

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The Royal Oak in Evesham, Worcestershire, England

The Royal Oak

Evesham, Worcestershire, England (0.1 miles, 0.1 km)
Featuring free WiFi, The Royal Oak offers pet-friendly accommodation in Evesham. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. All rooms have a flat-screen TV. You will find a kettle in the room. You wil...
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Budget Hospitality in Evesham, Worcestershire, England

Budget Hospitality

Evesham, Worcestershire, England (0.4 miles, 0.7 km)
Situated in the market town of Evesham, offers free WiFi access for all guests. The Railway Hotel is just 26 minutes' drive from Worcester Cathedral and Cheltenham Racecourse is 15 miles away. Each o...
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Middle Farm Barn

Evesham, Worcestershire, England (0.8 miles, 1.3 km)
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Evesham, Worcestershire, England (1.3 miles, 2.0 km, direction NE)
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Unique Barn in The Vale of Evesham

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