Local attractions

Tichborne’s central position near Devizes means that all the many attractions of Wiltshire are within easy driving distance. Listed below are just some of the local attractions but use the navigation bar at the top to discover what the area really has to offer.

  • Tea Inc., 51.352757, -1.9952415
  • Wadworth Brewery Shire Horses, 51.3543542, -1.9978805
  • The Larmer Tree Gardens, 50.946125, -2.087874
  • Coral Cove, 51.3698455, -1.9694428
  • Studley Grange Butterfly World & Craft Village, 51.5385476, -1.8469155
  • Walking Tours of Devizes, 51.359092, -1.9987785
  • Devizes, 51.359092, -1.9987785
  • Driving and Track Days at Castle Combe Race Circuit, 51.4935115, -2.2178501
  • Bowood House, 51.429037, -2.037984
  • Stourhead, 51.1051101, -2.3179141
  • Bristol, 51.468489, -2.5907094
  • STEAM Museum Swindon, 51.5628989, -1.7953633
  • Kennet and Avon Canal, 51.4198587, -1.8358659
  • Silbury Hill, 51.4157643, -1.8574217
  • Avebury, 51.4278603, -1.8557508
  • Stonehenge, 51.178092, -1.8241985
  • Bradford-on-Avon, 51.3457152, -2.2509276
  • Devizes, 51.359092, -1.9987786
  • Lacock, 51.4146597, -2.1171611
  • Marlborough, 51.4215132, -1.7298252
  • Salisbury, 51.0797111, -1.8083435
  • Longleat Safari Park, 51.1888655, -2.273765
  • Bath, 51.3801265, -2.36453
Longleat

Longleat Safari and Adventure Park is one of the UK's best-loved attractions and just 25 miles from Tichborne's Farm Cottages. At Longleat there are more than 15 separate attractions...

Tea Inc Devizes

We are a family owned Tea House and you’ll find us tucked away in a quiet alley called The Ginnel in the small but perfectly formed market town of Devizes. Our 300-year old building was fully...

Bath

Bath is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most visited cities in the world. With its Roman Baths, splendid Abbey, ravishing Georgian architecture, Jane Austen centre, fabulous shopping...

Golf

Visiting golfers are welcome at many of our attractive local courses including Erlestoke, Bowood,...

Salisbury

Medieval Salisbury attracts visitors from all over the world to see its magnificent cathedral. But there’s more to Salisbury than the cathedral! The city has great shopping, several museums...

Paragliding

Want to get airborne? Cloudbase is a small, friendly paragliding school based in the beautiful Wiltshire Downs above Alton Barnes just a few...

Marlborough

First mentioned in the Doomsday book in 1097, Marlborough has one of the most beautiful high streets in England. Full of lovely honey-coloured buildings, Marlborough has a proud history as a place...

Castle Combe Race Circuit

The famous Castle Combe race track is only 40 minutes away from Tichborne's. Here you can experience the thrill of speeding round a real race...

Lacock
Lacock is top of many people's list of places to visit when they come to Wiltshire. This is no surprise. Lacock is a beautiful village almost untouched by the passing centuries. The village and Abbey...
Cycling

Bring your bikes and explore 160 miles of the Wiltshire Cycleway. Tichborne's Farm Cottages are on Route 4 of Sustrans which runs from Reading to Bristol and can be accessed at nearby Horton...

Devizes

Devizes is our local market town, just three miles away from Tichborne's Farm Cottages. Set on the Kennet and Avon Canal, Devizes is home to the famous Wadworth brewery and has many fine...

Walking

Walk the Wansdyke, Ridgeway or any of the 7,500 footpaths in the county. Wiltshire has miles of stunning countryside to enjoy as well as woodland habitat such as Savernake Forest and West Woods....

Bradford-on-Avon

Bradford-on-Avon is a historic town of stunning beauty. Full of lovely Cotswold-stone buildings leading down the steep hillside to the Kennet and Avon Canal river bank, Bradford-on-Avon has a...

Devizes

The lively Wiltshire market town of Devizes is three miles away from Tichborne's Farm Cottages. A great place to shop, eat, drink and have fun, Devizes has everything you need to ensure your...

Crop Circles

For many summers, mysterious crop circles have appeared in the vicinity of Tichborne's Farm Holiday Cottages. Enthusiasts use the Barge Inn at Honeystreet in nearby Pewsey as a meeting point....

Eating Out

The main town of Devizes is located just three miles away from Tichborne's Farm Holiday Cottages. There are many large supermarkets including Sainsbury's, Marks & Spencer Simply Food,...

White Horses

Wiltshire is famous for its White Horses, carved in the chalk landscape. There are two magnificent examples very near Tichborne's. These features are where the expression 'chalk and cheese...

Walking Tours of Devizes

Delve into the past with local historian John Girvan - you never know, you might see a ghost! For more information see here.

Stonehenge

One of the world's great prehistoric monuments, Stonehenge is less than 20 miles drive from Tichborne's Farm Cottages. Now owned by English Heritage, Stonehenge dates back to 2500 BC and...

Studley Grange Butterfly World & Craft Village

Visit Butterfly World and all the other animals including meerkats, otters, goats, guinea pigs, rabbits at Studley Grange Craft Village in Wroughton, near Swindon. You can also explore the Craft...

Avebury

Less famous than Stonehenge, the vast National Trust stone circle at Avebury is no less impressive and some would say even more mysterious. With a massive ditch and external bank henge measuring...

Coral Cove

Coral Cove indoor soft play and activity centre is open daily in Devizes - great fun for the little ones!

Silbury Hill

The largest man-made mound in Europe, Silbury Hill is comparable in height and volume to the roughly contemporary Egyptian pyramids. Probably completed by around 2350 BC and part of the Avebury...

The Larmer Tree Gardens

Set in the outstanding landscape of the Cranborne Chase, on the Dorset/Wiltshire border, these beautifully laid out gardens were created by General Pitt Rivers in 1880.Originally designed as...

Kennet and Avon Canal

Go to Caen Hill in Devizes, just three miles from Tichborne's to see a flight of 29 canal locks - the most impressive in Britain. The Kennet and Avon Canal was completed in 1810. Lengthy...

Wadworth Brewery Shire Horses

Wadworth is one of the last remaining family-owned and independent breweries still using Shire Horses and drays to deliver beer, wines and spirits each weekday morning, to their pubs and free...

STEAM Museum Swindon

STEAM Museum in Swindon is perfect for railway enthusiasts and recalls the history of the Great Western Railway from its heyday when locomotives were made there from scratch and which also houses...

Clifton Suspension Bridge - Bristol

If you want to venture further afield, Bristol is not only a fascinating city; it's also blessed with a huge range of top-class shops. At the heart of it all is Cabot Circus - an enormous...

Stourhead

Owned by the National Trust, Stourhead is an 18th Century mansion with gardens that have been described as "a masterpiece of English landscape, casual yet contrived natural yet architectural...

Bowood House

Bowood House is the home of the ninth Marquis and Marchioness of Lansdowne. Alongside beautiful gardens, the estate has an excellent adventure playground, as well as an interesting house to visit...