The origins of Byford go all the way back to the Romans who had a settlement here, and it lies some 7 miles west of Hereford.
Byford Court was first built in the late 16th century, but was greatly extended and rebuilt during the 1700s. It was always principally a farming house, and has passed through many hands over the years. Continue reading
Byford Horse Races and attempted murder by deranged would be lover, (The Byford Mystery) amongst other things Continue reading
The church at nearby Mansell Gamage closed and became a private house in 1974, and some monuments were moved to St. John the Baptist church at Byford which dates from the 12th century. Continue reading