Here are just a few of the nearby places you may wish to visit….
Devizes (5 Minutes)
An historic market town with a colourful medieval past, many fine Georgian houses, interesting shops, The Wiltshire Heritage Museum and Wadworth Brewery. Traditional market on a Thursday and Farmers’ Market on the first Saturday of the month.
Marlborough (15 Minutes)
Home to the world renowned Marlborough College. Plenty of boutique shops, a twice weekly market, The Jazz Festival in July and The Marlborough Mops in October which takes over the entire High Street.
Avebury (10 Minutes)
Voted no. 2 Heritage Site in the world by Which. See and touch stones. Pre-dates Stonehenge. Also visit the mystical shop to buy some spells.
Bath (40 Minutes)
The Roman Baths, 15C Abbey, museums, galleries and gardens form an architectural gem that spans the River Avon. With its shops, restaurants and cafes Bath is vibrant by day and night.
Bristol (60 Minutes)
Salisbury (45 Minutes)
Famous for its Cathedral as well as historic buildings, museums, restaurants and shops. Markets on a Tuesday and Saturday
Lacock (23 Minutes)
Set in rural Wiltshire the village is famous for its picturesque streets and historic buildings and The Abbey which is run by The National Trust. Also home to the annual scarecrow competition at the end of March. Harry Potter and some scenes from Downton Abbey were filmed here
Other Local Attractions
Caen Hill Locks, Silbury Hill, the Wiltshire White Horses, Crop Circle Week-ends, The Wansdyke, Ridgeway, a ‘Becketts Vineyard, Wharf Theatre, Palace Cinema, Roundway Civil War Battle Site, Bowood House.
Golf (many courses to choose from), horse riding, fishing, boating, walking, cycling, swimming. There are several gyms in the area.