Barbury Castle

A brisk walk, or a short drive brings you from Rossendale to Barbury Castle, an Iron Age hill fort situated on Barbary Hill, on the north western edge of the Marlborough Downs in Wiltshire, England. It is one of several such forts found along the ancient Ridgeway route, and is now managed as a country … [Read more…]

Avebury

Rossendale B&B is convenient for visiting the ancient neolithic sites at and around Avebury. It is an easy drive, or a good walk over the downs past Barbury Castle. Near to Avebury are other exciting historical sites including Silbury Hill and the Long Barrows at East and West Kennet. Contact Us External Links National Trust, … [Read more…]

Marlborough

Marlborough Marlborough – originally Merlin’s Barrow, is an archetypal English market town that used to be on the main road from London to Bath. Famous for its broad high street that hosts a lively market every Wednesday and Saturday as well a host of other local shops and famous brands. It nestles into a landscape … [Read more…]