Castle Combe dates back to the 12th century, it is a very popular tourist attraction and film location. It was 1st used as a Film Set in the 1967 musical Doctor Dollittle and more recently in Steven Spielbergs 2010 production of War Horse
Things to see & do locally
Grittleton is situated just a few miles off Junction 17 of the M4, close by are the picturesque market towns of Chippenham, Malmesbury, Tetbury, Bradford and Avon and not to mention the quintessential villages of Castle Coombe & Lacock. The County of Wiltshire is situated at the gateway to the West Country, much of the County is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Few Counties in England can equal Wiltshire's ancient monuments and burial grounds, a unique feature of its mystical landscape.