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Getting Here

Welcome home to nature

Our Location

We have 2 entrances, please check which centre you're coming to before you set off. The site is large and it is a 20 minute walk from one side to the other.

If you are staying at:

THE Farmhouse,
Deer Cottage, Swallow's Nest
& our Yurt

UsE 42 Acres Entrance
If you are staying at:

The Hermitage,
monks hatch,
library barn,
Tiny Boat
& our Campsite

USE THE HERMitage Entrance

Directions to 42 Acres Entrance

Search wizards.rephrase.protects within the What3Words app, or click on the link below. Turn off the road when you see a teal sign for '42 Acres.' Follow the track for a few hundred meters and you will see our farmhouse as you approach. Turn to the left for the car park.


Directions to Hermitage Entrance

Search relating.mysteries.bagpipes within the What3Words app, or click on the link below. Turn off the road when you see a small wooden sign with 'The Hermitage' in white writing. Keep following the main track, through the gates and over the small bridge until you reach the main courtyard and car park.


Our address is:
42 Acres
Holt Road
Witham Friary
BA11 5HL

Please do not use our postcode for directions as it will send you to the wrong location. Either search for the entrance you need 'The Hermitage' or '42 Acres' or better still, use the what3words provided above

By Public Transport

The nearest train stations are listed below. Once you arrive, you will need to arrange transport by taxi to make the final leg to 42 Acres. (Local taxi numbers below).

Gillingham (Dorset) 17 mins away by car
Frome  – 19 mins away by car
Castle Cary – 24 mins away by car
Westbury – 31 mins away by car

Please visit the National Rail or the Trainline for more information and to book tickets.

Local Taxis

Please pre-book to guarantee availability.