The beautiful village of Lacock is mentioned in the Doomsday Book and the Abbey was where photography was invented by William Henry Fox Talbot in 1835. The Village and Abbey have been used in many period film & TV productions including JK Rowlings's Harry Potter films.
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.