One of the oldest buildings within the cathedral city of Salisbury, Thimble Cottage is really like stepping back in time, yet it has all the modern features you need for your holiday.
Set in a quiet side road, this charming, Grade II listed, timber-framed, terraced cottage sits within easy walking distance of the Market Square which hosts the twice weekly Charter Market – the largest in England.
Thimble Cottage is teaming with character and original features, it is a really comfortable base from which to explore this delightful city as well as the countryside beyond.
Outside, the traditional timber framed entrance is a feast for the eyes, while the interior is littered with older features such as high, beamed ceilings.
The living room hosts a charming, brick surround fireplace, while the kitchen is finished in a dark wood, while having all of the mod-cons needed.
With Salisbury on your doorstep, you’d need not worry about being stuck for things to do, for the city is the jewel in Wiltshire’s crown, dominated by a 13th century Gothic cathedral.
The cathedral offers 750 years of history including Britain’s tallest spire, the world’s best preserved original Magna Carta, and Europe’s oldest working clock.
The city offers historic streets with charming half-timbered buildings, traditional pubs and characterful shops.
Alternatively, you could walk around the Town Path and take in the awe- inspiring views across the water meadows towards the cathedral.
Overall, Thimble Cottage is a perfect location from which to explore the city of Salisbury and the surrounding area.
Couples will love it here.
Any day arrival !!
About the location
Andover 17 miles; Southampton 23 miles
The medieval city of Salisbury is the jewel in Wiltshire's crown, dominated by the majestic 13th century Gothic cathedral. The cathedral offers 750 years of history including Britain's tallest spire, the world's best preserved original Magna Carta, and Europe's oldest working clock. The surrounding cathedral close, full of architectural gems, is bordered by the River Avon and ancient Chilmark stone walls. The city offers historic streets with charming half-timbered buildings, traditional pubs, characterful shops and a twice-weekly market. Or, stroll along the Town Path and take in the awe-inspiring views across the water meadows towards the cathedral. After dark, there's a thriving arts scene, including one of the country's leading repertory theatres, a lively arts centre, cinema and a wealth of independent restaurants. Should you want to explore further afield then a short drive from Salisbury takes you to Stonehenge, the National Trust's Stourhead House and gardens, majestic Wilton House, as well as the New Forest National Park, and the Hampshire and Dorset coasts. There's so much to see and do in Salisbury and surrounding area that your only concern will be finding the time to do it all!
Note: This property is not suitable for babies.
Note: The stairs to the bedroom are steep and may not be suitable for those with limited mobility.