Perfection at Poundon House
Poundon House is a picturesque Edwardian country house Near Bicester in Oxfordshire, which now serves as a wedding and events venue. While moving with the times, this lovingly-built 1908 home has retained its potent Edwardian charm, with classical décor and a grandeur that makes it impressive, but never intimidating. With beautiful views of the Oxfordshire countryside stretching out in all directions, it's well worth a visit.
Explore the history of the world at the Pitt Rivers Museum
A short drive from Poundon House, visitors can visit the fascinating Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford. Founded in 1884, it's one of the most prominent archaeological and ethnographic museums in the UK. Come here to explore the vast collection of masks, weapons, instruments, jewellery, textiles and other objects spanning a range of civilizations and historical periods. Whether you’re a history buff or not, a trip to this museum is sure to be a fascinating and eye-opening experience.
Milton Keynes - a new town with heritage
New to Milton Keynes? At just over half an hour's drive to the north west of Poundon House, it'd be a shame to miss out on a trip to this thriving 'new town'. A great place to start is the Milton Keynes Museum a fascinating, packed-to-the-rafters celebration of all things 1940s, while Bletchley Park, home of the WW2 Codebreakers, is an equally engrossing step back in time.
Planning a trip to Poundon House? Travelodge Bicester Hotel is a 15-minute drive away, and Travelodge Buckingham Hotel can be reached in under 20 minutes.