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July 2019

A Stone’s Throw – Discovering the West Country’s Hotspots

2019-07-22T14:51:28+00:00

Living off the A303 is the place to be according to a recent Country Life article (linked below). Madeleine Silver writes about the villages situated off this major trunk road linking London with Devon & Cornwall. Charlie Graham of Rural View contributes to this piece with his thoughts about the property market in South Wiltshire [...]

A Stone’s Throw – Discovering the West Country’s Hotspots2019-07-22T14:51:28+00:00

August 2018

May 2017

Character House For Sale in Christopher Wren’s Childhood Village (East Knoyle)

2017-07-04T12:42:34+00:00

Attractive 17th Century house with tremendous character Many of London’s most iconic landmark buildings such as St Paul’s Cathedral, the Royal Naval Collage and a host of churches rebuilt after the Great Fire of London were designed by Sir Christopher Wren, one of England’s most highly acclaimed architects. This influential historical figure had a relatively [...]

Character House For Sale in Christopher Wren’s Childhood Village (East Knoyle)2017-07-04T12:42:34+00:00

June 2016

Howzatt! Rural Village Cricket Teams

2018-02-27T14:50:33+00:00

There’s something about living near a cricket pitch whilst a game is in progress. The thwack of leather against willow followed by a polite round of clapping must surely be an integral part of village life on a summer’s day. A game of mysterious rules, strange traditions and bizarre terminology but for many cricket is [...]

Howzatt! Rural Village Cricket Teams2018-02-27T14:50:33+00:00

March 2016

Local Rural Cricket Clubs

2017-03-07T10:12:55+00:00

Wiltshire, Dorset & Hampshire Cricket Clubs The thwack of leather against willow followed by a polite round of clapping must surely be an integral part of village life on a summer’s day. A game of mysterious rules, strange traditions and bizarre terminology for many, cricket is an essential part of living in the country even [...]

Local Rural Cricket Clubs2017-03-07T10:12:55+00:00

Fishing: the pull of the chalk stream

2018-02-27T14:57:34+00:00

The Salisbury valleys appeal to many people, not least because of their beautiful views, peaceful villages and good schools. Incomers to the area often cite a quieter and slower pace of life as a reason for moving here, away from the increasingly busy Home Counties and claustrophobic Capital. The scenery in the Nadder, Wylye, Chalke [...]

Fishing: the pull of the chalk stream2018-02-27T14:57:34+00:00

October 2015

Whoosh – Bang! Chitterne Bonfire Night

2017-01-20T13:01:37+00:00

As part of our commitment to support local community events, Rural View are delighted to be sponsoring this year's Bonfire & Fireworks Display at Chitterne, a lovely rural village located between Salisbury & Warminster. With a deserved reputation for being bigger & better than the average local display, it promises to be a spectacular show [...]

Whoosh – Bang! Chitterne Bonfire Night2017-01-20T13:01:37+00:00