Bradford on Avon
Beautiful Bradford On Avon is an unspoilt market town in Wiltshire ,close to the borders of Somerset and only 8 miles from Bath. This unique town rests peacefully at the bottom of the breathtaking Avon valley and incorporates a river and a canal and boasts a wealth of history, which can be seen through its wonderful architecture.
This historic town holds many memories and as you venture through this bustling community you will see that the Romans, Saxons and Normans have all left behind their distinctive characteristics. During the 17th century, the town grew due to the woollen industry and the river provided the power for the wool mills which gave the town its wealth.
Strolling through the town and its many narrow streets and alleyways, you are greeted with shops, restaurants and pubs, as well as interesting walks and plenty to see and do. With such magical appeal, beauty and interest it is no wonder that this picturesque community was named by the 'Sunday Times' as one of the best towns to live in.