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History lovers will be fascinated to discover the rich past of Toghill House and its surrounding area.
The original building was believed to have been a resting house for pilgrims travelling from Malmesbury to Glastonbury Abbey.
Part of this old house still remains although much has been rebuilt.
The old overgrown coaching road from Bristol to London can still be seen running past
Toghill House and tales are still told of the highwaymen who used it.
The city of Bath is just a five-minute drive away and Gloucester and Cheltenham can be reached in less than an hour. The picturesque village of Castle Combe is five minutes away and historic Lacock, with its museum and abbey, is a 30-minute drive.
Nearby attractions include Berkeley Castle; the Wild Fowl Trust at Slimbridge; The National Arboretum at Tetbury; Badminton, home of the horse trials, and National Trust property Dyrham House and deer park.
In the Bristol direction, attractions include the famous Avon gorge and Clifton suspension bridge, the SS Great Britain and the Maritime Museum, plus the redeveloped dockside area, all reached in around 30 minutes.
The village of Wick is about one mile away from Toghill House and has shops, a post office and a pub and restaurant.
Guests are treated to a traditional English breakfast and can make use of our laundry room, delightful courtyard area and parking facilities. Well-behaved pets are also welcome.
Toghill House Farm and bed and breakfast is run by the Bishop family, who are devoted to making your stay a truly pleasurable experience.
Toghill’s working farm warmly welcomes all bed and breakfast guests and offers you a real taste of rural life. In fact, visitors to the farm are often greeted by its very friendly team of cats and dogs as they arrive.
Animals on the farm include sheep, bantams, horses and a Shetland pony. Walking routes have been marked out throughout the farm grounds and you can choose short walks or full-day or half-day outings.