The Cotswolds - the best place to live in the UK?
29th April 2013
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Four places in the Cotswolds have been singled out by a national newspaper in a list of must-live places. In a week of supplements in The Times, property and money editor Anne Ashworth compiled a list of the 30 best places to live in the country.The Cotswolds are well known for picturesque landscapes, picture postcard towns and chocolate box villages which attract thousands of tourists each year. The Times named Chipping Norton as fifth best town to live, describing it as “peaceful and picturesque” with facilities including London-standard pubs and restaurants.
Chippy’s neighbour Kingham, home to former Blur bassist-turned-cheesemaker Alex James, was also listed as was the “vibrant and stunningly pretty” Broadway - Meanwhile, Ilmington, near Shipston, was named as third best place to have a second home in Britain, beaten only by Askrigg, in North Yorkshire, and Marazion, in Cornwall. 

Original article courtesy of The Cotswold Journal - click here for their website.

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