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Yarnton services

Location:

A44 Woodstock Road westbound, Yarnton

Signposted from the road.

Postcode:

OX5 1PT

(Google Maps link)

Access/Layout:

Single site located between junctions on one side of the road.


A petrol station on the Yarnton Bypass, which takes its name from nearby Blenheim Palace.

Facilities

Outdoor Space: Nearby grass verges only Forecourt: BP, Budgens, Post Office, Subway, Costa Express, f'real Milkshakes, iSqueeze Fresh OJ, Tango Ice Blast, Car Wash, Jet Wash, Free Cash Machine

Parking Prices

Customer parking is limited to 60 minutes maximum stay and is strictly enforced by VARS.

No HGV parking is available.

This information is provided to us by third parties. You should always check with staff on site.

Contact Details

🏢 Address:
Blenheim Service Station
93 Woodstock Road
Yarnton
Kidlington
Oxfordshire
OX5 1PT


Trivia and History

Cars refilling at a Gulf-branded forecourt, with an old-style shop building that is branded Londis, and a sign saying that it's under new ownership.
The former Gulf filling station in 2009, shortly before the site redevelopment.

The filling station is positioned on the former site of the Aysgarth Garage, which gained fuel facilities in the 1950s. By 1965, the garage was providing fuel from BP and Shell and was known as Blenheim service station. The site later gained a Shell branded canopy in 1970.

By the early 1990s, the site had rebranded to Murco. The site rebranded again to Gulf in 2001 and gained a Londis Express store which included Lavazza coffee for a time. By the mid-2000s, the garage and car sales on site had closed.

The site was purchased by current owners Fraser's in 2009, who redeveloped it in 2010, after which they referred to it as 'Yarnton' rather than 'Blenheim'. As part of those works, the sales building was moved from the centre of the site to the east of the site and the forecourt, canopy, pumps and jet wash were reconfigured.

There is also a Shell petrol station positioned opposite on the eastbound site, but this isn't signed.

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