Avonpark VillageLimpley Stoke, Near Bath, Wiltshire
What is there to do nearby?
The pretty Wiltshire village of Winsley sits on the border of this Avonpark retirement community, and here you’ll find a local supermarket and Post Office.
It also offers a great local pub, the Harly Farm Café, St Nicholas Church, bowls and a cricket club.
Spoilt for choice
Just three miles away, the beautiful Bradford-on-Avon, lined with honey-coloured stone buildings, is dotted with quaint shops and restaurants, and a babbling river to stroll along.
These retirement properties are also just 20 minutes away from the historic city of Bath, made famous by its naturally hot spa water and original Roman baths.
If you’re looking to don your walking boots and explore on foot, the Longleat Estate, Stonehenge and Cheddar Gorge are all within an easy to reach distance of Avonpark too.
The UNESCO World Heritage Site offers a great spot to spend a day exploring too. For more things to do, visit our guide to living in Wiltshire.
Easy, nearby train travelling
Avonpark retirement village is just six miles from the historic spa city of Bath, which is in the county of Wiltshire and on a mainline train route to London Paddington. From Bath you can travel into London on a direct train in just 90 minutes or head up to Bristol in half an hour.
Other transport options
If you need to rely on public transport, you can easily access a local bus, which stops at the end of the retirement village drive and provides access to local villages around Wiltshire – and into Bath.
If you’re travelling by road, Avonpark is closely linked to the A46 and then the M4 if you need to travel further afield. The community is well located to travel into Somerset, Devon and Dorset.