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Places of interest

Rollestone Manor is ideally located for visiting many local places of interest.
Here are a few suggestions.

Stonehenge

Stonehenge

Walk in the footsteps of your Neolithic ancestors at Stonehenge – one of the wonders of the world and the best-known prehistoric monument in Europe. Visit the world-class exhibition and visitor centre with 250 ancient objects and come face to face with a 5,500 year-old man. (Taken from English Heritage Stonehenge website).

Old Sarum

Old Sarum

Climb the mighty ramparts for views over the Wiltshire plains and imagine the once thriving town of Old Sarum. Stand in the footprint of Salisbury's original cathedral, conquer the royal castle which stood high on the motte, and discover the awe-inspiring Iron Age hill fort where it all began. Unearth over 2,000 years of history and find out how the Romans, Normans and Saxons have all left their mark on this impressive landscape. (Taken from English Heritage Old Sarum website).

Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury Cathedral

One of England’s finest Gothic cathedrals with Britain’s tallest spire, Salisbury Cathedral also houses Europe’s oldest clock and the world’s best preserved Magna Carter – one of only four original 1215 documents in existence.
Feeling energetic? Pre-book a tower tour and climb 332 steps in easy stages to reach the foot of the spire 225 feet above ground level!

Wilton House

Wilton House

Wilton House is the home to the 18th Earl of Pembroke, and close to Salisbury. Enjoy a stroll in the grounds, watch your children let off steam in the adventure playground, or take in the art collection in the House.

Bath

Bath

Bath, a 45 minute journey from Shrewton, is a city so beautiful and special that it has been designated a World Heritage Site. Bath has one of the best preserved Roman remains in the world, and is a great place for spot of shopping trip!

Avebury

Avebury

World-famous stone circle and on-site museum at the heart of a prehistoric landscape - explore a fascinating history dating back over 4,000 years on a visit to the World Heritage Site at Avebury.
The National Trust Avebury Manor is a truly unique experience; it's a 16th-century manor house where, unlike most other properties, you are allowed touch the furniture, lie on the beds and handle the pots and pans.

Longleat

Longleat

Longleat Safari & Adventure Park has been one of the UK’s best-loved attractions for many years. It features an extensive Safari Park and also has over 20 fabulous attractions, including Penguin Island, The Jungle Cruise, Monkey Temple and Longleat House, one of the most stunning stately homes in Britain.

Stourhead

Stourhead

The world-famous landscape garden has at its centrepiece a magnificent lake reflecting classical temples, mystical grottoes, and rare and exotic trees, and offers a day of fresh air and discovery.
Uncover the fascinating history of Stourhead house with an Italian ‘Grand Tour’ adventure and enjoy the unique Regency library, Chippendale furniture and inspirational paintings.
For more information on other exciting places to go whilst in Wiltshire, please take a look at the Visit Wiltshire website www.visitwiltshire.co.uk
Contact Paula to discuss your ideas.
Rollestone Manor, Shrewton
Wiltshire, SP3 4HF
01980 620216
Paula and Cyrille Portier
info@rollestonemanor.com