Supermarkets and Shopping:
Food stores: There is a well-stocked Cooperative food store in walking distance on the High Street, while a Tesco superstore is the main supermarket in Tetbury, a 15-minute walk from the cottage, on London Road. The town also has some great specialist food and wine shops including, Vinotopia, Hobbs House bakery, House of Cheese, Jesse Smith Butchers, Lola & Co Deli and The Grocer of Church Street for health foods.
Tetbury is an antiques hub with over 25 antique stores on the High Street and Church Street. The town also has a wide range of independent clothing boutiques and interiors stores, including Outrider, Sassy & Boo, Treacle George, Domestic Science and the Highgrove shop. See the Tetbury Guidebook for more details.
There’s a wide range of eating out options in Tetbury, from relaxed cafés to restaurants for special events. Here are the main choices, all within easy walking distance of the cottage:
- Royal Oak Pub (0.1 miles)
- Quayles Cornerhouse Bistro (0.1 miles)
- Blue Zucchini (0.1 miles)
There are plenty of walks in and around Tetbury to suit all ages and mobilities, from historic strolls past the town’s most famous landmarks, to rural rambles across the surrounding Cotswold countryside. The Tetbury Trail (once the Tetbury to Kemble Branch Line) is a gentle and historically interesting walk that’s suitable for walkers, cyclists (mtb) and horse riders. The Trail starts from the Tetbury Goods Shed, just down the hill from the cottage, and continues for three miles towards Kemble. There’s a picnic area at the start, plus the Goods Shed café is there should you need something before leaving, and along the way there are also 20 exercise stations.
Places to Visit:
- Westonbirt Arboretum (3.7 miles)
- Highgrove House & Gardens (1.4 miles)
- Badminton Horse Trials (10 miles)
Train - Kemble Station - direct service to London Paddington in 75-80 minutes (7 miles)
Taxis - Express Taxi, Cotswold Shuffle
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