Here are some of our favourite places
There is so much to discover in the immediate area surrounding Fosse Farmhouse that it really is worth staying a little longer to see them all.
This is the prettiest village in the Cotswolds. Follow the footpath from our door and after a 30 minute walk through spectacular countryside, you will arrive in this picture postcard village. Used as a location for many major feature films including Harry Potter, Warhorse, Stardust and Wolfman.
A charming National Trust Village with Abbey and Fox Talbot photographic museum. 15 minutes drive. www.nationaltrust.org.uk
Privately owned by the Earl of Shelbourne Bowood House and gardens are open to the public. One of the best adventure playgrounds in England can be found in the grounds providing hours of family fun. 15 minutes drive. www.bowood.org
Thermae Bath Spa
Just a 20 minute drive to Bath and you and the family can relax in the hot thermal spring waters of the Thermae Bath Spa. Day tickets and three hour sessions available. www.thermaebathspa.com
Longleat Safari Park
Followingthe huge popularity of the BBC’S Animal Park series this has to be one of the best children’s attractions in the country! Forty five minutes drive from Fosse Farmhouse, Family tickets available. www.longleat.co.uk
The Badminton Horse Trials
Held annually in the Grounds of Badminton House the home of the Duke of Beaufort during the first weekend in May just 15 minutes drive. http://www.badminton-horse.co.uk/
Grittleton House and The Manor House
Two popular wedding venues 10 minutes drive.