Where we are and how to find us.
Churchill is a small Cotswolds village in the North West corner of Oxfordshire two miles from the Gloucestershire border. Situated on the Eastern side of The Cotswolds it is well positioned for visitors from the London area.Located midway between Warwick Castle and the College city of Oxford means that world class attractions like Shakespeare's home, Stratford-upon-Avon, and Winston Churchillís birthplace, Blenheim Palace, are within easy reach. The beautiful Cotswolds countryside surrounds Churchill and The Forge is bordered by the village green in the heart of the village. Situated on the B4450 it is easily found and the village Church is a good landmark, it can be seen from miles around and as can be seen in the picture above, is almost adjacent to The Forge.
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From the North
Take the M40 South from Birmingham towards London. At junction 11 follow the signs to Banbury on the A361. Continue through Banbury on the A361 towards Chipping Notion. On entering Chipping Norton cross over the two linked roundabouts and continue through the center of the town following the A361. While still in the town centre the A361 forks off to the left and meets a small roundabout 150 meters from the fork. At the roundabout the A361 heads to the left heading for Burford and the exit to the right is clearly marked B4450 to Churchill. Follow the B4450 for two and a half miles to Churchill. On entering the village after a right and then a left bend the village green appears on the left. The Forge is immediately after the green, clearly signed.
From the South East
Travel on the M40 and the A40 to Oxford. On the Ring road (A40)around Oxford follow the signs to Woodstock on the A44. On the A44 pass Blenheim Palace and continue to Chipping Notion. Follow the directions as above from Chipping Norton.
From the SW & NW
On the A429 head for Stow on the Wold. At the traffic lights in Stow follow the A436 (East) towards Chipping Norton. Half a mile out of Stow the B4450 marked to Bledington forks off to the right. Follow the B4450 to Churchill. In Churchill pass the Chequers pub on your left and The Forge is immediately on the right.
Our nearest railway station is at Kingham, just 2 miles away. A direct bus service to Churchill meets trains. To plan a journey by rail, click here www.nationalrail.co.uk