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GREAT CHALFIELD MANOR
Bradford on Avon SN12 8NJ Tel 01985 843600

Description
Dating from 1480 the manor house is set across a moat between parish church and stables. Restored early this century by Major R Fuller whose family still lives here.

Location
Bradford-on-Avon. About 9 miles west of Bath between Bradford on Avon and Melksham off the B3101. Nearest main road A350. Rail: Bradford on Avon 3 mile.

Opening Times
Apr-Oct Tue, Wed, Thur by guided tour only. Tours at 12.15, 2.15, 3.45 and 4.30

Disabled Access
Limited access to garden only

Admission Prices
Unconfirmed for 98

Wiltshire Attraction Index | Bath 

 

 

CORSHAM COURT
Corsham SN13 0BZ Tel 01249 701610 & 701611

Description
One of England's finest stately homes with 'Capability' Brown gardens and aboretum and architecture by John Nash and Thomas Bellamy. A Royal Manor in the days of Saxon Kings, the present building is based upon an Elizabethan Manor dating from 1582. Its gardens were

Location
About 1 mile west of Corsham off the A4 Chippenham to Bath road.

Opening Times
East-Oct 11-5.30 (closed Mons except BH Mons) Nov- Maundy Thur weekends only 2-4.30 (not Dec)

Disabled Access
Full access - Unconfirmed

Admission Prices
(unconfirmed for 98) Adult £4.50 Child £2.50 Includes house and garden. unconfirmed for 98)

Wiltshire Attraction Index | Chippenham | Bath 

 

 

 

DEVIZES MUSEUM
41 Long St Devizes SN10 1NS Tel 01380 727369

Description
World famous Neolithic, Bronze and iron age collections

Location
In town centre. Parking bit tricky. Devizes is on the A360 and A342

Opening Times
Mon-Sat 10-5 (closed BH)

Admission Prices
Adult £2 Child 50p

Wiltshire Attraction Index | Chippenham | Bath  | Marborough

 

 

 

CROFTON BEAM ENGINES
Crofton Pumping Station Crofton SN8 3DW Tel 01672 870300

Description
The Boulton and Watt beam engine of 1812 is still in place, still working and is the oldest working beam engine in the world. Call for steaming weekends

Location
6 miles SE of Marlborough. Sign posted from A338 and A346

Opening Times
East-Oct 10.30-5.30 (static) Steaming days throughout year, call for details

Admission Prices
Adult £1.50 Child £1 (steaming days double)

Wiltshire Attraction Index | Marborough | Salisbury

 

 

 

GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY MUSEUM
Faringdon Rd Swindon SN1 5BJ Tel 01793 493189

Description
Railway museum of the GWR with historic locomotives

Location
Swindon railway village

Opening Times
Mon-Sat 10-5 Sun 2-5

Admission Prices
Unconfirmed for 98

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FARMER GILES FARMSTEAD
SP3 5QY Tel 01722 716338

Description
Working dairy farm open for exploration. Cows being milked. lambs bottle fed, pets and adventure playground

Location
About 10 miles west of Stonehenge off the A303 at Teffont Magna

Opening Times
summer daily 10.30-6, winter weekends only

Disabled Access
Yes

Admission Prices
Unconfirmed

Wiltshire Attraction Index | Salisbury