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The Close

West Walk St, Salisbury, England
+44 1722 555120
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the grounds are bigger than you think there are tunnels going thru under ground gothic building... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Peaceful stroll

Lovely little road with views across looking at the cathedral, historic house and military museum... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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West Walk St, Salisbury, England
+44 1722 555120
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Reviewed yesterday

the grounds are bigger than you think there are tunnels going thru under ground gothic building built over the river Avon GOOD VIEW OF SALISBURY FRPOM THE TOP

Thank lfccapturer1664
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely little road with views across looking at the cathedral, historic house and military museum. Very peaceful.

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Close is the area around Salisbury Cathederal. As such, it's the area where most of the museums and other attractions are situated. So you might expect it to be rammed with tourists and not a pleasant palce to be It is in fact rather...More

Thank Andrew N
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many seats in the grassy areas around the imposing Cathedral where you can rest and eat your picnic. Walking around the perimeter of the Close there are varied opulent buildings, Museums and Mompesson House (National Trust); the museums and the cathedral have excellent...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're in Salisbury you've got to go see the Cathedral and if you're not going inside then you'll definitely want to take in the exterior and this is the place to do it.

Thank Henry T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A peaceful area around the Cathedral with interesting architecture on the surrounding houses. Apart from private houses there are museums and houses to visit.

Thank lynetteslatter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful, calm oasis. Lovely spot.to soak up the sun, watch the world go by and contemplate which awesome neighbouring building to explore next.

Thank Clare L
Reviewed 15 September 2017

The Close is one of the most interesting and relaxing places to be in or view, no wonder the late Prime Minister, Edward Heath made his home here. With the Cathedral standing tall at its edge it is a picture within itself to stroll around...More

1  Thank MallinTilton
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Cute little close with gorgeous housing enclosing it - its square shaped lawn with benches still used today ................love it!

Thank ianandjane00
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Beautiful architecture but a bustling community. Aside from tourists some people live here in stunning properties. There are at least 2 schools within the close plus museums and works of art. A very nice place to have a picnic.

Thank Jacky B
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margaret c
7 April 2015|
Response from Howard N |
Try Sarum College which offers excellent accommodation Howard Norman