Crofton Villa – Quick Facts


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  • Earliest house was built on this estimated 500 acre farm estate, located 11 miles from Londinium, in AD 140-170.
  • The structure underwent many alterations over the centuries and was probably inhabited until AD 400.

What Remains

  • Foundations of few rooms of a larger villa first. The rest of the remains are beneath the town or were destroyed when the railway was constructed in the 19thcentury.
  • Touch tables with artifacts found in the site.