National Trust in Wiltshire
WILTSHIRE NATIONAL TRUST LOCATIONS & PROPERTIES
There are a number of National Trust locations and properties to visit in Wiltshire …
Stourhead According to the National Trust annual report for 2009/10, Stourhead was the 2nd most visited property attracting over 350,000 visitors.
A significant part of the land of the Stonehenge World Heritage Site is owned by the National Trust. Many scheduled ancient monuments are located here including Woodhenge, the Stonehenge Cursus, the Avenue and Durrington Walls. A number of barrows can also be found within National Trust land. The Nile Clumps near Amesbury are reputed to commemorate the Battle of the Nile.
Avebury Stone Circle & Avebury Manor & Gardens
Lacock Abbey & Fox Talbot
Mompesson House – Salisbury
Situated in the Cathedral Close, Mompesson House dates from the 18th Century and has been owned by the National Trust since 1952.
Salisbury – The Cathedral City
Courts Gaden Holt
Owned by the National Trust since 1943, Courts Garden is an English country garden in the village of Holt.
National Trust Information: Courts Gaden Holt
Great Chalfield Manor
Philipps House & Dinton Park – Dinton near Salisbury
White Barrow – near Tilshead
Situated on Salisbury Plain, White Barrow is a Neolithic long barrow . It was the first ancient monument to be purchased by the Trust.