Fernham Road

Faringdon Streets FernhamFernham Road turns off left from Coxwell Road, just past Highworth Road. Once upon a time the road to Fernham, Uffington and other villages below the White Horse, but now cut off by the bypass which opened in 1979. A road branches off to the left providing access to the Marlborough Gardens housing estate and connects with Park Road. The secondary school, leisure centre, and Coxwell Lodge Nursing Home are located further up the road.

See Faringdon Streets for an indexed list of all streets in Faringdon.

Views of Fernham Road

Coxwell Rd Fernham Rd C1991
1991. The Fernham Road turning looking back along Coxwell Road towards town. Once a service station on the corner is now new housing called Clock Tower Court.
Fernham Road 1995
1995. Looking back down Fernham Road. The turning to Marlborough Gardens is on the right. Clock Tower Court can be seen at the end of the road.
Fernham Road School 1986
1986. Faringdon School, built in 1962/63 on a green-field site, which was right out of town at that time, for secondary and tertiary education. Later called a community college.
Fernham Road Liesure Centre 1995
1995.The Leisure Centre behind Faringdon School. Facilities include: air conditioned gym, fitness studio, and a large sports hall. A 25m swimming pool with sauna and steam room was opened to the public in 1999.
Coxwell Lodge Nursing Home
Coxwell Lodge Nursing Home is up a long drive just at the second entrance to the secondary school.
Fernham Road End
The end of Fernham Road looking towards the fenced off dead-end at the A420 bypass.