Southfield Farm

Lea, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16 9NF

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  • Dogs
  • Peaceful stays
  • Waterside stays
  • Working farm

Why stay here ...

Situated in the quiet river valley of Woodbridge Brook, Southfield is a working family dairy farm where the cows can be seen milking and roaming the meadow grass. A large, gently sloping two acre mown site has been established here over 40 years for the enjoyment of Club members.

On foot, the historic market town of Malmesbury with its 13th Century Abbey and gardens, local shops, traditional free-houses and Waitrose supermarket is just half an hour stroll across the fields, running alongside the River Avon where fishing is also available. Otherwise a five minute walk up the lane from the site and into the village of Lea passing a play park for children, the church and the local pub with a great beer garden that serves food.

Exploring the surrounding area - why not visit Westonbirt Arboretum, the Cotswolds and Water Parks, Avebury and Stonehenge ancient circles or the City of Bath. All of these places are easily accessible by car.

Dogs and children are very welcome. Grass pitches and a hard standing for out of season use. Simple fixed rate of £12 per night includes 16 Amp hookup. Any questions? Please call Melanie. Feel free to text outside normal hours.

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  • TV reception: variable
  • Working farm

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1 acres

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Postcode:
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Lat 51.575735 / Lon -2.06805
OS field ref:
ST949867
OS map ref:
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  • Daily public transport within 1 mile

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Booked for 2 nights,stayed for 5,!

What a lovely spot this is.We had several walks from the field ,one of which is a 30min stroll across fields into Malmesbury and others that take you further .Melanie came straight out to greet us when we arrived to suggest we parked on the hard standing backing into a shed as motorhome s are quite alot heavier then caravans,something we hadn’t thought about and can tend to have problems if the ground is wet ,a useful tip,thanks Melanie .We liked the area so much we stayed on for an extra 3 days.Went to the village pub on out last night and wish we’d gone sooner.We had a lovely meal and a delicious desert,probably a good job we didn’t go sooner!!! A very good value site.
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A well priced, spacious and sunny CL with open views of the countryside and Malmesbury which is a pleasant cross-country walk away. Malmesbury is an attractive small town with plenty to see. We had good TV reception from our omni-direction aerial. The site has a gentle slope and is separated from a slightly larger site with statics and seasonal pitches by a hedge making it out of sight. The water point is shared with both sites as is a small facilities block which we didn’t use and includes a washing machine. The farm is on the edge of the small village of Lea which has a pub which we also didn’t use. There are pleasant short walks to be had from the site.
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A well priced, spacious and sunny CL with open views of the countryside and Malmesbury which is a pleasant cross-country walk away. Malmesbury is an attractive small town with plenty to see. We had good TV reception from our omni-direction aerial. The site has a gentle slope and is separated from a slightly larger site with statics and seasonal pitches by a hedge making it out of sight. The water point is shared with both sites as is a small facilities block which we didn’t use and includes a washing machine. The farm is on the edge of the small village of Lea which has a pub which we also didn’t use. There are pleasant short walks to be had from the site.
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Peaceful Site on a Working Farm

Visited this CL in the middle of October 2019 for a 4 night stay. Had spoken to the owner before we booked who said that there was a hard standing pitch available. When we arrived the owner came to see us to make sure the hard standing was ok, which it was. We were very near to the toilet/showering rooms where the fresh water and waste disposal points were also situated. The approach to the site is along a single track road and then onto a concrete track which lead to the farm and CL. Because of all the rain the track was a bit muddy in places, but you must remember that this is a WORKING DAIRY FARM. Although there were some 400 cattle in the sheds near the CL there was very little noise from them or the farm machinery being used to feed and bed them down. We found the site ideal for visiting the National Arboretum at Westonbirt, Laycock Abbey and other Cotswold Attractions. Yes we would visit this CL again
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Beautiful and a 20min walk to Malmesbury

Thank you for the warm welcome! A beautiful site with great views and a tranquil walk to Malmesbury, which is charming and historic.
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