The Local Area

Shaftesbury is an ancient Saxon town with many places of historic interest. We keep a lot of local information available for residents to browse at their leisure, as well as having a lot of local knowledge as to where to go and what to see.
Green Hill
Shaftesbury high street
Shaftesbury high street
Fontmell Down
Shaftesbury countryside

Local Facilities

Shaftesbury has it’s own open-air swimming pool, Arts Centre with Theatre, several pubs, as well as two Indian restaurants, Chinese and a superb Italian and French Restaurant. There’s also a local selection of exciting shops and tea rooms to visit, for much more information on Shaftesbury follow this link to the official local town website:

Places of Interest

Stourhead House – Highly recommended National Trust place to visit
Larmer Tree
Compton Abbas Airfield – Britains prettiest airfield
Rushmore Golf Club
Gold Hill – Famously featured in The Hovis advert

If you are looking to visit anywhere locally, just ask us and we’ll give you as much information as you need.