The Old Rectory B&B & Rectory Cottages
Cantax Hill Lacock
Chippenham SN15 2JZ
Welcome to The Old Rectory and experience an elegance of a bygone era at this imposing Grade II listed house situated two minutes stroll from the beautiful and famous village of Lacock. They say location location location ... we ve got it! Built in 1866 The Old Rectory is a superb example of Victorian gothic architecture. br / br / br / br / Now a delightful family home set in its own grounds with croquet lawn and gardens it offers a real taste of English country life. Beyond the stables are fields and footpaths leading to the medieval village of Lacock. br / br / In the drawing room at the Rectory play the Broadwood piano or just relax with views that overlook front garden drive and orchard. The house boasts many original features such as mullioned windows creeper-clad walls stained glass windows and an ecclesiastical bell! A guardian angel is at the pinnacle of the house next to our Latin inscription - He who listens learns most . br / br / br / br / There s ample private and safe car and bicycle parking. br / br / br / br / Lacock is an oasis in Wiltshire with its 17th century houses and Lacock Abbey a gem of the National Trust dating back to the 13th century. We are blessed with excellent pubs restaurants and tea rooms a church and small shops. Close by is Castle Combe and the world heritage city of Bath and Salisbury and Oxford. br / br / br / br / br / br / We also have self-catered accommodation: The Rectory Cottages are two newly restored self-catering holiday cottages within walking distance of the National Trust village of Lacock. br / br / br / br / Formally old stables the red bricked cottages are interlinked and have two bedrooms each vaulted ceilings modern interiors and are situated in the grounds of a beautiful victorian rectory. Each cottage has its own garden and views over fields the rectory gardens and the orchard.
Directions to The Old Rectory B&B & Rectory Cottages Chippenham
M4 - Road: From London take M4 west. Off at J17 and then on A350 around Chippenham. After 3 miles at large double traffic lights turn left (It says Lacock straight on). We are the first house on the right. br/ br/ London Paddington - Train: Exit at Chippenham and then there is an hourly bus or it is a 10 min taxi ride to Lacock. br/ br/ Bristol Airport - Air: Take M5 then M4 and exit at J17 and take the A350.
Rooms from £2000