The Dumb Post Inn
“Traditional gastropub in lovely countryside” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
A picturesque 18th-century village pub in the charming Wiltshire countryside, The Dumb Post Inn enjoys beautiful views over the nearby Bowood Estate. On offer are quality cask ales and award winning food with locally sourced ingredients. This includes sourcing the Beef and Lamb directly from the family farm just down the road.
Awards, accolades and Welcome Schemes
- Open all year
- Cuisine style: Modern British, Pub Classics
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About the area
A land shrouded in mystery, myth and legend, Wiltshire evokes images of ancient stone circles, white chalk horses carved into hillsides, crop circles and the forbidden, empty landscape of Salisbury Plain. To many M4 and A303 drivers heading out of London through the clutter of the Thames Valley, Wiltshire is where the landscape opens out and rural England begins.
Wiltshire’s charm lies in the beauty of its countryside. The expansive chalk landscapes of the Marlborough and Pewsey downs and Cranborne Chase inspire a sense of space and freedom, offering miles of uninterrupted views deep into Dorset, Somerset and the Cotswolds. Wiltshire’s thriving market towns and picturesque villages provide worthwhile visits and welcome diversions. Stroll through quaint timbered and thatched villages in the southern Woodford and Avon valleys and explore the historic streets of the stone villages of Lacock, Castle Combe and Sherston. Walk around Salisbury and discover architectural styles from the 13th century to the present and take time to visit the city’s elegant cathedral and fascinating museums. And if all of that isn’t enough, the county is also richly endowed with manor houses, mansions and beautiful gardens.
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