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Old Sarum, Wiltshire


  • Located in Salisbury, Wiltshire, South West England, England
  • The original site for the city of Salisbury in Wiltshire
  • Two miles to the north of Salisbury
  • People have occupied this hilltop for over 5000 years
  • Site was so windy that 'those celebrating the divine offices [could] hardly hear each other speak.'
  • Relocated to New Sarum or the modern Salisbury in the thirteenth century owing to a lack of space
  • Remains of a castle and cathedral
  • Old Sarum fell into decline although it was still inhabited until the 1830s
  • The site is owned by English Heritage
  • Offers spectacular views across Salisbury

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Old Sarum, Wiltshire


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Bemerton St Andrew's Church

Located in Lower Bemerton, Wiltshire, South West England, England

Approximately 1.6 miles away.

Burial place of the famous seventeenth century English poet George Herbert. Herbert was rector of St Andrew's Church (1630 to 1633). Rectory opposite. Church part of Bemerton Village which is a short walk from the city c...

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Salisbury St Thomas Beckett Church

Located in Salisbury, Wiltshire, South West England, England

Approximately 1.7 miles away.

Famous for the remarkable Doom Painting over its chancel arch. St Thomas Beckett Church is located in the centre of Salisbury. A short walk from the Cathedral Close. The Doom Painting dates from 1470. Whilst Judgement pa...

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Harnham Water Meadows

Located in Harnham, Wiltshire, South West England, England

Approximately 1.8 miles away.

Made famous by the paintings of John Constable. On the edge of Salisbury City. Views to Salisbury Cathedral. Circled by the rivers Avon and Nadder. Used since Roman times for grazing and making hay...

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The Kings Arms Hotel, Salisbury
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Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 17; Rates: 65 - 110 Per Night

In the heart of historic Salisbury, this beautifully preserved Tudor building is rich in original character, with wooden wall panelling, stone fireplaces, freestanding baths and four-poster beds...

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2 Park Lane, Salisbury
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Star Rating

Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 6; Rates: 70 - 80 Per Night

2 Park Lane is an elegant, warm and welcoming family-run guest house within walking distance of Salisbury city centre The beautiful Victorian house overlooks Victoria Park and rests down a quiet lane off the A345...

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Milford Hall Hotel & Restaurant, Salisbury
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Approximately 1.3 miles away.

Total Rooms: 35; Rates: 65 - 103 Per Night

Milford Hall is the highest rated of all the hotels in Salisbury It is located in the heart of this ancient city, just a short walk from the shopping area and cathedral, and is ideally located for visiting Stonehenge...

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