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42 Acres
Witham Friary
Frome
Somerset
BA11 5HL
United Kingdom

Opening Hours

The retreat is only open during retreat dates available here

Driving Directions

From Witham Friary

  • 42 Acres is located about 4km from the village of Witham Friary.
  • The postcode BA11 5HL takes you to Holt Farm which is 2km away.
  • From Holt Farm continue along Dark Lane and after about 1km you’ll pass a house and Arabian Stud Farm on your right.
  • After 0.5 km you’ll see a red brick house (Holt Cottage) on the right.
  • Immediately in front of the house is a right turn, signposted to 42 Acres.
  • Follow the track for 0.5km and you’ll arrive at 42 Acres.

From the London (A303) or Gillingham Station:

  • 42 Acres is located about 4km from the village of Kilmington, if travelling from the A303 or Gillingham train station you will pass through Kilmington.
  • Once past the village continue for 1.5km and you will reach a cross roads, go straight across and follow the winding road downhill through the woods.
  • Once through the woods, continue for 150-200m, you will pass a farm track on your left, signposted Sweetnap Farm, followed by a small terrace of cottages on your right.
  • Continue for about 300m to the bottom of the hill where you’ll see a red brick house on your left.
  • The road starts to climb uphill and immediately after the red brick house there is a turning to the left and you’ll see a sign for 42 Acres.
  • Turn left and follow the track for 0.5km until you arrive at 42 Acres.
  • Please note the postcode BA11 5HL will take you to Holt Farm which is 2km past 42 Acres. If this happens please follow the directions from Witham Friary.

By Train & Nearest Stations

  • Gillingham (Dorset) 17 mins by car
  • Frome 19 mins by car
  • Castle Cary 24 mins by car
  • Westbury 33 mins by car

Taxis from the station