Welcome to Morland Gardens, Abingdon
Surrounded by trees and hedgerows, Morland Gardens is a development of new homes situated on the southern edge of the market town of Abingdon.
The beauty of Abingdon lies in being able to enjoy its history and character, while retaining the convenience of those everyday amenities you need at hand. Located just south of the City of Oxford, Abingdon is also perfectly situated to access the wider Oxfordshire area.
Families with children will be pleased to hear that there is an excellent choice of schools for all ages close to Morland Gardens. For pre-school and primary ages, there are many choices within 1 mile, and for secondary level there is an option of both state and independent schools across Abingdon.
For further education; Abingdon & Witney College is less than 2 miles from home and nearby Oxford boasts two top universities, both less than 10 miles from your door.
Things to see and do
Abingdon has enjoyed a rich and interesting history as one of Britain's oldest continuously occupied towns, dating back over 6,000 years. The town's Monday market has existed since 1556, now known as the Ock Fair, The Michaelmas Fair was originally a 'hiring mart' for those looking for employment.
For more modern comforts, Morland Gardens is 1.5 miles from Abingdon town centre and its host of amenities:
- Waitrose and Tesco supermarkets
- Convenience stores
- Costa Coffee
- High Street Shops
- Pubs, Bars & Restaurants
- Community Centre
- Community Hospital
- Fairacres Retail Park
For more active pursuits, Abingdon benefits from several parks and gardens, as well as a tennis, cricket and sailing club, the latter of which is based on the River Thames, 1 mile east of Morland Gardens. This iconic river also provides for tranquil countryside walks.