Oxford which was coined as “the city of dreaming spires” by the poet Matthew Arnold is a city steeped in history. Housing the oldest University in the English-speaking world which dates to the 12th century the city boasts some fine architecture including the Ashmolean Museum, Bodleian Library and Radcliffe Camera.

In more recent times the two biggest draws to the city have been the University and the city’s excellent schools. The University is consistently at the top of the league tables and academics come from across the world to benefit from the top class learning facilities. The new Westgate shopping centre has added a retail destination in the heart of the city to match the educational facilities.

The city boasts some of the best schools in the country and many parents move to give their children the best education. The Dragon, Oxford High School, Summerfields, St Edwards, Magdalen College School and Christchurch Cathedral School are just some of the options available.

The many different neighbourhoods in the city offer varying types of architecture. From city centre canal-side apartments to Victorian grandeur along the Banbury Road and everything in between, Oxford offers a multitude of options to meet everyone’s housing needs.