Tolkien's Oxford:

76 Sandfield Rd

Tolkien lived at 76 Sandfield Rd in Headington (near the John Radcliffe Hospital) for 15 years, from 1953 until 1968. There is a plaque above the garage saying this.

Tolkien retired from his professorship in 1959. In 1968 he and his wife moved to Bournemouth.

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