Aston is a popular and very conveniently located village some five miles south of Witney with facilities including a primary school, garage, village store, village hall, playing field and public house.
Nearby is the beautiful nature reserve of Chimney Meadows. The site totals 250 hectares of wildlife rich land along the banks of the River Thames. This vast and tranquil area of fields, pastures and nationally acclaimed wildflower meadows is a vital refuge for wading birds.
The nearby former market town of Bampton offers a wider variety of facilities including a post office, Co-op Supermarket, primary school, health centre and a variety of Inns and a Restaurant. A limited bus service runs through Aston to Witney which offers excellent shopping, schooling and recreational facilities and there is a good onward bus service to Oxford. Bampton 1½ miles, Witney 6 miles.