Overlooking the village pond in the heart of historic Aldbourne the Crown is a gracious old English country inn nestled in the Marlborough Downs. the Crown Hotel in Aldbourne offers Bed & Breakfast accommodation in 5 comfortable en suite rooms. Food is available all day including bar snacks, a la carte restaurant and stone-baked pizza made on site.
With a range of 5 real ales, choice of lager and ciders plus Guinness all on tap.
The Crown is a popular local pub that has a fabulous selection of draught ciders and real ales, home-cooked food using locally sourced ingredients as well as letting rooms. The pub is at the heart of the local community with a thriving regular quiz night and open mic night as well a crib team - everything you would expect and more from a village pub. Aldbourne is a picturesque village close to Marlborough, Hungerford, and Swindon with easy access to the M4.
Marlborough is situated in the picturesque rural north-east of Wiltshire. Originating from a Saxon settlement the town nestles on the edge of Savernake Forest the only privately owned forest in Britain. Marlborough has one of the widest high streets in England and is renown for its high quality shops.
The prehistoric landscape of Avebury lies just six miles away and the surrounding landscape is excellent for both cycling and Walking. During WW2 Aldbourne was home for Easy Company know as "The Band of Brothers" part of 101 Frying Eagles Division of US 506 Airborne and the Crown was their Head Quarters and commination centre priory to the D-day landing. Within easy reach of the historic Wiltshire including Avebury, Silbury Hill, and Stonehenge yet just an hour from London by train the Crown is an ideal base for a visit or a stop along the way.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Aldbourne area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
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Membury Hillfort - 2.1 miles (Prehistoric Site)
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Lambourn, St Michael's Church - 4.2 miles (Historic Church)
Lambourn Woodlands, St Mary's Church - 4.3 miles (Historic Church)
The Coombes - 5 miles (Countryside)
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Ashbury, St Mary Church - 5.8 miles (Historic Church)
Seven Barrows - 6 miles (Prehistoric Site)
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