Houses and flats to the North of Bath
Villages to the North of Bath are often popular as they are well placed for commuting to London via the M4 motorway. Demand is high in desirable villages with a sense of community and amenities such as a shop and public house.
Wiltshire, is a county of rolling green downs, ancient woodlands and bustling market towns. It boasts a wealth of ancient parish churches, grand historic houses and country inns, and activities such as walking, sports and fishing are available in abundance.
The Bath office have had great success selling properties ranging from country cottages to manor houses and we are always looking for properties to sell in these areas.
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Living in North of Bath
The picturesque village of Castle Combe often named as the ‘prettiest village in England, which is located within the Cotswolds ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ has a medieval church, two public houses and the Manor House Hotel and Golf Club. The village is featured regularly as a film location, most recently in Stephen Spielberg’s War Horse. On the edge of the village is the Castle Combe Circuit where which has a host of events throughout the year including race days for both cars and motorbikes.
Villages such as Biddestone, Upton Cheyney, West Kington, West Littleton and Allington are not only popular retirement destinations, but also ideal for families with an abundance of first class schooling including Dauntsey’s, Rose Hill, Westonbirt, Stonar School, St Mary’s and St Margaret’s in Calne. Nettleton is also a desirable village benefitting from an excellent village store, with great pubs in nearby Acton Turville, Burton and Grittleton.
The market town of Chippenham is one of the largest towns in Wiltshire, it holds an annual folk festival and offers great communication links with high speed rail links to London Paddington at a journey time from 75 minutes.
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