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About Wiltshire

Wiltshire is a beautiful County situated in the South-Western parts of England, with much of the county designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Trowbridge is the vibrant, industrial and commercial county town. Salisbury is a stunning medieval city with the beautiful Salisbury Cathedral boasting the highest spire in England. Boating along the famous Kennet and Avon Canal is a popular and relaxing pastime. Wiltshire has a multitude of exciting attractions including, the worldwide famous ancient monument 'Stonehenge' symbolizing mystery, power and endurance. Other local places of interest are Swindon, the biggest town in the county, Chippenham, and the quaint old town of Devizes.
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Stonehenge Sunset

Amesbury

Amesbury is a town near to stonehenge and is one of Wiltshire's most attractive little towns...

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Early morning on The Gallops, Beckhampton.

Beckhampton

This delightful hamlet lies in one of the richest natural history area's in England, containing the burial places of people from pre-history and almost unknown centuries...

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Roman Bridge

Castle Combe

As recently as 2001 it was awarded the title of 'Most Picturesque Village' by British Heritage Magazine's 2001 Traveller's Choice Awards...

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Chilton Foliat, Wiltshire

Chilton Foliat

A fine example of a typical English country village beside the River Kennet in Wiltshire..

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Fovant Badges, Wiltshire

Fovant

Fovant is most noted for its dramatic hillside where huge regimental badges are carved into the chalk downs and clearly seen from the road...

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The river Avon at Reybridge, Wiltshire. Taken during the summer of 2004

Reybridge

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Old cemetery in Trowbridge, Wiltshire

Trowbridge

Trowbridge is a historic town crammed with attractive stone buildings. It originated as a settlement along the Biss and flourished from the wool and weaving trades and from these periods there remain many magnificent merchant houses...

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Longleat House from the front

Warminster

This is a former wool and corn town with a fascinating history stretching back to Saxon times. It sits comfortably beneath the chalk downland of the Salisbury Plain at the head of the beautiful Wyle Valley...

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St Mary & St Nicholas' Parish Church

Wilton

A landmark in the area is Wilton Windmill, this is a restored windmill from 1821, it was refurbished in 1976 and stands on a chalk ridge 550 feet above sea level. This superb.....

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Recommended attractions in Wiltshire

Abbey House Gardens

Abbey House Gardens

William Stumpe, the wealthy merchant responsible for giving Malmesbury Abbey back to the town following the Dissolution was also.....

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Located just behind the museum, the Manor House gardens are superb.

Avebury Manor & Garden

Avebury Manor is a 16th century manor house built on the site of an old monastery. The rich interior of the house shows original.....

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Stone circle, Avebury, Wiltshire

Avebury Ring

This is the largest and one of the most spectacular stone circles in the world, it certainly eclipses Stonehenge, for not only is.....

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Evening on the Avon

Barton Farm Country Park

OS Grid Reference: ST815601 Located in the wooded valley near the river Avon, this popular attraction includes the wonderful.....

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The Orangery

Longleat House & Safari Park

On entering the great grounds of Longleat House through the entrance known as "Heaven's Gate" visitors are immediately struck by.....

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View across Ludgershall Castle, Wiltshire

Ludgershall Castle

Romantic, ruined motte and bailey castle, with building works in stone. Parts of the castle date to the 12th-century, it was.....

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You can see it from everywhere

Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury Cathedral's graceful spire rises to an elegant 404 feet, it is the tallest cathedral spire in England, and can be seen.....

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Silbury Hill

Silbury Hill

There are many fanciful theories about Silbury Hill, the massive conical hill described as the highest artificial mound in.....

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Stonehenge

Stonehenge

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Fern

Stourhead

Designed by Henry Hoare II, Stourhead is one of England's most picturesque landscape gardens with classic temples and palladian.....

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