Overview of the Area
Wotton-under-Edge is a historic market town located in Gloucestershire, England. Nestled in the Cotswold Hills, this picturesque town is renowned for its scenic beauty and rich history. The town is characterized by charming streets, historic buildings, and a vibrant community. Wotton-under-Edge is a popular destination for tourists, offering a glimpse into England's past with its well-preserved architecture and traditional atmosphere. The town is also known for its outdoor activities, surrounded by scenic countryside, making it an ideal spot for nature enthusiasts and hikers. With a welcoming ambiance and a blend of heritage and natural beauty, Wotton-under-Edge provides visitors with a delightful experience.
The M5 J14 is approx. 5.1miles for commuters to Bristol, Gloucester and Cheltenham. Tetbury is 10.1 miles and the park and ride Railway station at Cam & Dursley is approx. 7 miles.
There is a choice of Primary Schools in Wotton and the surrounding villages of Charfield, Tortworth and Hillesley. For secondary education, Katharine Lady Berkeley is on the outskirts of the town in nearby Kingswood.
Things to do
Outdoor pursuits include picturesque walks along the Cotswold Way, Newark Park National Trust, The choice of two Golf courses and Swimming at the newly refurbished Open Air Pool (seasonal) with a retractable enclosure. And for those who prefer the indoors, why not visit the Electric Picture House or Wotton Auction Rooms!