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The Close: A wonderful and visually captivating social setting

The Close in lovely Salisbury reminds me of a giant less intimate version of an Italian piazza... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
preglad
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It may be busy at times, there may be far too many tourists or school children at times for some... read more

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Toadsfeet
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Tisbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Close in lovely Salisbury reminds me of a giant less intimate version of an Italian piazza, English village green or New York Central Park Common. Here folks walk, sit and stand on display and soaking it all in. It is conducive to every mood...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It may be busy at times, there may be far too many tourists or school children at times for some people, but there is always a place where you can find time to sit and reflect on the majestic beauty of the cathedral and the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go early in the morning about 9 am before the tour buses arrive to fully experience this wonderful precinct. It is easy to while away an hour wandering around Chorister's Close and Cathedral Close just soaking up the atmosphere, with friendly locals walking their dogs...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Centred on the beautiful cathedral, this is a place of architectural and historical interest that is peaceful. Enjoy the Cathedral, as well as houses that have links to a number of historical figures.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely walk marveling at the stunning architecture of this Historic town. The buildings evoke such memories of the past eras

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Close has almhouses, clergy housing, matron's college and the cathedral school amongst other historic buildings, all located in a spacious area and within the Cathedral grounds. Well worth a stroll.

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Reviewed 16 September 2018

The Close, very near the Salisbury Cathedral, is a lovely square. Take a break and enjoy the beautiful buildings around The Close. After your break, you can visit many of the museums that surround this square. When we were there, there were people sitting around...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2018

Hello, Me and a fellow fitness consultant travelled a great distance to visit here. We found it, eventually - snow is a difficult for us. It is beautiful - we saw Ted Heath's hut, the first clock without a battery, and a huge tower. We...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2018

Be warned The Close is locked at night. I almost got locked in about ten pm Not sure what the procedure is if you find yourself locked in

Thank martin A
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Obviously the star of The Close is the Cathedral, but the Close itself is amazing. First it is enormous, so you can see the cathedral near to and from afar, there are some modern sculptures, in the grounds, and all around you are the charming...More

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