Save Nuffield Place

Nuffield Place is a wonderful memorial to the memory of Lord Nuffield. He made an extraordinary contribution not only to Oxford but also to the life of the nation. He brought the benefits of motorised transport within the range of the ordinary man in the street, and the range of his medical and educational benefactions was unprecedented and lasting, and continue to be enjoyed by millions to this day. Not least of these was Nuffield College, which he founded and to whom he left Nuffield Place when he died. We greatly regret the decision of the College to sell the home of its founder, but given that the College is for its own good reasons determined to adhere to this decision, we support the Council of Nuffield Place in its attempts to save this historic home by raising funds to purchase the home in its own right.


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    Carolyn Omell, United Kingdom

    7 years ago Comments: It was a priviledge to work as a valuer in Nuffield Place. The house exudes warmth and interest at turn.
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    andrew sears, United Kingdom

    8 years ago
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    Chris Rumble, Australia

    8 years ago Comments: I am aghast that the home of Britains greatest motoring magnate and philanthropist should be under threat. The house itslf is of great historic value but as a memorial to Lord Nuffield its value is inestmable.
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