Range of medieval domestic buildings remaining from Abingdon Abbey. It is the ideal centre for exploring some of England's finest countryside, loveliest villages, stateliest of homes and oldest seats of learning. So whether you come for a day visit, or spend longer for the local food and warm welcome of the hotels and B+B’s, Dorchester-on-Thames  is truly a worthwhile destination. Parking is available at the southern end of the highstreet before the bridge at Bridge End car park. Praised as…, © Visit South East England 2020. By Car: Dorchester is located 9 miles SE of Oxford just off the A4074 between Berinsfield and Benson. This property is located at 6 Bridge End, Dorchester-On-Thames, Wallingford OX10 7JP and has an estimated current value of £694,000. steph@forman.org.uk A charming, riverside, Oxfordshire village five miles from Wallingford, and nine miles from Oxford, Dorchester-on-Thames is steeped in history. Oxford Tube buses provide connections to London. The station is managed by South Western Railway, who operate all trains serving it. The Chilterns, Berkshire Downs, Blenheim, and Henley, as well as Oxford are all within easy reach. Dorchester South railway station is one of two stations serving the town of Dorchester in Dorset, England, the other one being Dorchester West. New entrances have also been constructed from the southern end of platform 1 to the adjacent car park, as well as new waiting shelters built near the new entrance, as well as on the site of the former brick hut on platform 2. [5], Although the current station was rebuilt only in 1989, there are plans for a new station on the current site in the coming years. An often-tapped resource for Midsomer Murders, and it's easy to see why. For more information, visit the official tourism website for Dorchester-on-Thames. Informaiton is available locally in the village at the interactive touch screen points in the Abbey Museum and in Dorchester Abbey itself. Dorchester South railway station is one of two stations serving the town of Dorchester in Dorset, England, the other one being Dorchester West.The station is on the South Western Main Line.It is 135 miles 70 chains (218.7 km) down the line from London Waterloo and is situated between Moreton and Upwey.. The Ridgeway is also close by. Frequency of trains: 5 per hour (peak). Bridge End has 32 properties on it with an average current value of £611,910, compared to an average property value of £479,278 for OX10 . There are many things to do in an around Dorchester. There are many hotels and guest houses in and around Dorchester, where you can enjoy a pleasant break in friendly, pleasant surroundings... Dorchester is rich in places to eat out, whether in the day time or the evening. Dorchester-on-Thames - Gateway to South Oxfordshire. The home and workplace of Dr Edward Bach who created The Bach Flower remedy system in the…, Brightwell Vineyard was first planted in the late 1980's and acquired by its present…, Wallingford Museum is a colourful, delightfully intimate and family friendly local…, Known locally at "The Bunk" passenger services ceased in 1959. [4] Eastbound trains still reversed into the original platform until 1970 when a platform was built on the curve. The basic frequency is 2 trains per hour each way (though not at even intervals) on weekdays and hourly on Sundays. We also use third-party cookies that help us analyze and understand how you use this website. As part of the modernisation work preparatory to electrification a new booking hall was built on the curved platform, replacing the building on the original platform which was then demolished. This website uses cookies to improve your experience while you navigate through the website. These cookies will be stored in your browser only with your consent. This has been a hard year for everyone, but with Christmas and New Year coming up, there are still things to look forward to, whether […], Usually, by this time of year, Dorchester would be buzzing with ideas and news about next year’s Festival programme. Unless otherwise stated, any views are that of the volunteers, not those of the Parish Council or other official body/entity. [3] These plans were never realised, and instead another line was built from the terminus towards Weymouth. All the latest tea room favourites including vegan & gluten free Keen eyes will spot the village's medieval abbey church - which recently hosted the English Music Festival - as well as a number of its hotels and pubs, favoured by the cast and crew. Close to Didcot Parkway train station for London Paddington and excellent schools including Abingdon, Chandling's, Radley College, Cothill and Moulsford. Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. We offer Self Drive Day Boats and Rowing Boats for hire on the River Thames. This would take several years to come into action, but the station would not change drastically: the building on Platform 1 would have a new solar panel as a roof. Dorchester-on-Thames. However, after much discussion, we have […], The hugely popular Christ Church Cathedral Oxford Carol Concert which is organised by a team of local volunteers is this year going to be streamed, […].