Local Bridleways and footpaths are directly accessible from Paynes Barn including the Monarchs Way. Access to the Cotswold Way is within one mile.


Westonbirt Arboretum is renowned worldwide both for its tree and shrub collection and beautifully landscaped grounds. Today the collection contains around 18,000 trees and shrubs covering some 600 acres of Grade 1 Listed Landscape. Enhance your visit by joining one of the expert volunteer Guides for a fascinating tour of the Arboretum.

The Beaufort Polo Club is only situated a few minutes away in nearby Westonbirt where Polo is played every weekend and on some week days which includes league and International games.

Tetbury is situated in the ‘Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’, the Tetbury of today is one of the most beautiful Cotswold towns with its elegant buildings creating a real sense of timeless beauty, – a delight for those who visit this jewel of the Cotswolds. It is a thriving market town built around its outstanding 17th century Market Hall. As well as offering a unique retail experience with many individually owned shops, it is also a major centre for antiques.

Cotswold Water Park, the largest area of inland water in England, offers a wide range of nature activities and water sports.
The famous Wildfowl and Wetlands site at Slimbridge and magnificent Berkeley Castle are also within easy reach.

The surrounding area is excellent for walking, with the Cotswold Way, Macmillan Way and Monarch’s Way providing excellent opportunities to explore.