Nestling at the foot of Boxhill parts of Burford Bridge hotel date back to the 16th century.
It was here too that Lord Nelson spent secret hours with his love Emma Hamilton, before going to vanquish Napoleon’s fleet at the Battle of Trafalgar, during which Admiral Nelson met his untimely death.
The 16th century Medieval Tithe Barn with beams allegedly from ships of the Spanish Armada was re-erected adjoining the hotel in 1934. In the same year that the Burford Bridge acquired the Tithe Barn the outdoor swimming pool was opened. The outdoor swimming pool has a very Art Deco feel to it and we certainly made good use of the 1950’s style changing rooms.