Chedworth

Chedworth is a village in the Cotswolds, seven miles north of Cirencester. It is most famous for its Roman Villa, cared for by the National Trust. Many of the buildings were built hundreds of years ago, and the local pub, the Seven Tuns is a pleasant (if busy) place to retire after walking through the surrounding countryside.

Get in

The railway line that once cut through the village was closed in the 1960s. This leaves the visitor with either

Get around

The village is about a mile long, so there's no need to drive once inside the village. The centre of the village is smaller than that anyway, with the Church and Pub within 2 minutes walk of each other.

See

Do

Buy

At the South East end of the village on Fields Road there is a large farm shop. This has dairy and butchery sections, featuring local produce as well as "basics". Attached to the shop is cafe with views over farm land and space for children to play.

Eat and Drink

Sleep

The Hare and Hounds pub on the A429 has a 10 cottage style bedrooms built in 2005. Self-catering cottages are available including The Old Post Office

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